Biodiversity: Life ­- a status report

Monastersky, Richard
December 2014
Nature;12/11/2014, Vol. 516 Issue 7530, p158
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the uncertainty of ecologists to collate the data on number of species of plants, animals, and fungi on earth, and the need to evaluate the risks to biodiversity. Several charts and statistics on the endangered species, mass extinctions and extinctions per week, and the existing species are given. Photographs of several endangered species are also included.


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