Posted by: Sandy Steinman | July 11, 2020

One third of all Lemurs on the Brink of Extinction

The BBC reports

A third of all the lemur species on Earth are “one step from extinction”.

This is according to the latest update of the Red List, the comprehensive, continually updated report on the status of species.

Human activities, particularly deforestation and hunting, drive the declines in these unique primates.

Read more at  Extinction: One third of all lemurs ‘on the brink’ – BBC News


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