|An emaciated moose in Riding Mtn. National Park, Canada.|
A PinP photo.
All but one of 459 species have traits making them vulnerable to rising temperatures, study finds.
To quote from the initial study in Nature, Climate Change:
"Climate change is a threat to ecosystems and biodiversity globally and has emerged as a driver of observed and potential species decline and extinction. Government laws and policies should play a vital role in supporting climate change adaptation for imperilled species, yet imperilled species protections have been critiqued as insufficient in Australia, Canada and Europe."
Saturday, 23 November 2019
Nearly all (North) America's endangered species will struggle to adapt to climate crisis