Forget about Halloween, the global extinction crisis is a true cause for fright
Some news stories seem to reoccur year after year despite their urgency. Today’s page 3 story in the Washington Post, “Global extinction crisis looms, study says,” is one of those. Here’s the first graf:
“A growing number of creatures could disappear from the Earth, with one-fifth of all vertebrates and as many as a third of all sharks and rays now facing the threat of extinction, according to a new survey assessing nearly 26,000 species around the world.”
Posted on October 27, 2010, in Carbon footprint, Climate Change, Climate Deniers, Endangered Species, Environment, environmental justice, Global Warming, health, lifestyle, sustainability, World. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.