posted on October 29, 2010 12:46
Source: The Telegraph
October 27, 2010
The most comprehensive study ever carried out of animals with a backbone, or vertebrates, found that on average 50 species become more endangered each year. Insects, corals, aquatic creatures and plant species are also declining.
The Zoological Society of London study, published in the journal Science, blamed human activities such as farming and the introduction of invasive species in different countries.
[Read the rest of this article...]