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Over 350 Species Added to the IUCN Red List's Threatened Categories in the Last Six Months

Animals  (tags: animals, endangered, environment, wildanimals, wildlife, protection, IUCN Red List )

- 719 days ago -
The number of threatened species on the IUCN Red List has grown by 352 since this summer, according to an update released today. Currently, 21,286 species are now listed as threatened with extinction out of the 71,576 that have been evaluated. The new ...

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