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16,119 species at risk of extinction

16,119 species at risk of extinction 16,119 species at risk of extinction mongabay.com May 2, 2006 The total number of known threatened species stands at 16,119 according to the World…

Forest restoration important in Guyana

Forest restoration important in Guyana Forest restoration important in Guyana IUCN news release May 1, 2006 Guyana: Why Forest Landscape Restoration matters to a country with only 1% rate of…

Greenhouse gases hit record in 2005

Greenhouse gases hit record in 2005 Greenhouse gases hit record in 2005 mongabay.com May 1, 2006 Levels of gases believed to be fueling global warming continued to climb in 2005…

Damaged Caribbean reefs under attack

Damaged Caribbean reefs under attack Damaged Caribbean reefs under attack Rhett A. Butler, mongabay.com April 10, 2006 After experiencing one of the most devastating coral bleaching events on record during…

Global warming causing stronger hurricanes

Global warming causing stronger hurricanes confirms study Global warming causing stronger hurricanes confirms study Rhett A. Butler, mongabay.com March 16, 2006 The link between warmer ocean temperatures and increasing intensity…

Reefs threatened by tsunami reconstruction

Reefs threatened by tsunami reconstruction Reefs threatened by tsunami reconstruction Rhett A. Butler, mongabay.com March 16, 2006 Indian Ocean coral reefs that escaped serious damage are coming under increasing threat…