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Media Type: News / Op - Ed

Date of Publication: December 11, 2014

Year of Publication: 2014

Publisher: Nature Publishing Group

Journal: Nature

Volume: 516: 7530

Pages: 144

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Nations must keep expanding conservation efforts to avoid a biodiversity crisis

“Before human populations swelled to the point at which we could denude whole forests and wipe out entire animal populations, extinction rates were at least ten times lower. And the future does not look any brighter. Climate change and the spread of invasive species (often facilitated by humans) will drive extinction rates only higher.”

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