The link below is to an article that reports on the latest update to the IUCN Red List – there are now 21 000 species at risk of extinction.
The link below is to an article that reports on the creation of a new Green List of non-endangered species.
The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) (visit http://www.iucn.org/) has just released its red list for threatened African freshwater species. The red list suggests that up to a 1/5 of all freshwater African species are now threatened with extinction.
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