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Facing Extinction: Primates on the Danger List


Animals  (tags: animals, primates, endangered, protection, extinction, death, environment )

Tom
- 2174 days ago - time.com
Almost half the world's primate species face extinction according to a new report by the International Union for Conservation of Nature's Primate Specialist Group. Here's a look at some of the most threatened in a TIME photo essay.



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Joycey B. (750)
Thursday September 18, 2008, 11:50 am
Sadly noted. Thanks Tom.
 

Suzybell H. (199)
Thursday September 18, 2008, 12:05 pm
This is a terrible thing that is happening it has been going on for quite some time and only getting worse with time things must be stopped and the world must know we need to save our fellow fellow species.Thanks,Tom.
 

Juliette Calderone (91)
Friday September 19, 2008, 5:25 pm
They are such dramatic ,beautiful creatures. There is such diversity in nature . It is shocking that these animals should become extinct. We pay such attention to earthlings and our existence. The primates should not be allowed to disappear from the planet .

Thankyou as always Tom for the great,if not sad article.
 

Morgan Griffith (225)
Sunday September 21, 2008, 10:25 am
Sad and sadder that it will only continue with the current policies of the countries where these primates live. The clock on endangered species seems to be speeding up.
 
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