(NEW YORK) -- The species scientists know least about are at an even higher risk of extinction because researchers are unable to tailor conservation efforts to their needs, according to researchers. More than 4,300 species whose extinction risk cannot be assessed due to a lack... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- More than a fifth of the world's reptiles are at risk of extinction in the coming decades due to human activity, according to a new study. Researchers applied criteria from the International Union for Conservation of Nature Red List of Threatened Species... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Transforming crop and timber production to a sustainable model could reduce the extinction of species by mitigating one of the great drivers of terrestrial wildlife decline, according to a new study. Loss of habitat is often to blame when the status of... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Human activity "likely contributed" to the extinction of multiple species on the islands on Madagascar and Mascarene, according to new research.Animals native to the islands such as the dodo bird and... Read More.