TITLE

The New Age of Extinction

AUTHOR(S)
Walsh, Bryan
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
Time International (Atlantic Edition);4/13/2009, Vol. 173 Issue 15, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports on increasing extinction rates due to climate changes in the 21st century. The article focuses on endangered species of mammals, insects, reptiles, amphibians, and plants native to Madagascar, noting the island's biological isolation and unique wildlife. Information is provided on habitat loss, conservation efforts, natural resources, and global warming as well.
ACCESSION #
37595524

 

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