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Platypus is close to EXTINCTION – News from the sources

The Australian platypus population has shrunk so sharply over the past 30 years that researchers are calling for these famous duck-billed mammals to be included on the “endangered species” list. Several experts from the University of New South Wales (UNSW) sent a series of recommendations to the New South Wales …

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Whale sharks slide to extinction

From Vulnerable to Endangered – The Whale Shark by lamaveproject on Vimeo. Of The maritime executive 08-06-2016 12:29:03 New assessments from the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Red List reveal that growing human pressures on whale sharks are putting them at a growing risk of extinction. Whale sharks …

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