Tingley, Kim
September 2012
Onearth;Fall2012, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p26
The article focuses on the global crisis of endangered species. The Red List of Threatened Species by the International Union for Conversation of Nature and Natural Resources contain 64,000 species in which some species are hurtling towards extinction including amphibian, conifer and mammal. It also presents information about a Pinta Island tortoise called as George who died from a heart attack. Some websites are launched featuring endangered but photogenic species including chimps and pandas. INSET: Beauty and the Beasts.


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