migratory-species

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1 week ago
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Migrating animals undergo perilous journeys every year. Humans make it more dangerous : Short Wave

Nearly half of the world's already threatened migratory species have declining populations, and more than a fifth of the 1,200 migratory species monitored by the U.N. are threatened with extinction.
The two greatest threats to migratory species are overexploitation and habitat loss from human activities. Invasive species, climate change, and pollution are also contributing factors.
time.com
2 weeks ago
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Nearly Half of the World's Migratory Species Are in Decline, U.N. Report Says

Nearly half of the world's migratory species are in decline due to habitat loss, illegal hunting and fishing, pollution, and climate change.
More than a fifth of the 1,200 species monitored by the UN are threatened with extinction.
The Verge
1 week ago
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The threat of extinction is getting worse for migratory animals

More than one in five migratory species are at risk of extinction.
Human activity is the main cause of the decline in migratory species populations.
Ars Technica
1 week ago
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Half of migratory species face extinction due to human activities

Humans are driving migratory animals towards extinction.
Nearly half of the listed migratory species are experiencing population decline.
Mail Online
2 weeks ago
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Earth on track for mass extinction? 20% of migratory animals at risk

22% of migratory species are threatened with extinction, and almost half are declining in numbers
Overexploitation and habitat loss are the biggest threats to migratory species, caused by human activity
www.france24.com
2 weeks ago
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One in five migratory species faces extinction, UN report warns

One in five migratory species is threatened with extinction and 44% are seeing their populations decline.
Humans are the main cause of the threats to migratory species, through habitat destruction, hunting, pollution, and climate change.
www.theguardian.com
2 weeks ago
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From turtles to fruit bats, migratory species increasingly under threat, says UN

More than a fifth of migratory species under international protection are threatened with extinction.
97% of sharks, rays, and sturgeons on the list are facing a high risk of extinction.
www.dw.com
2 weeks ago
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Migratory wildlife in shocking decline, UN report reveals DW 02/12/2024

Nearly half of the species listed under the convention are experiencing population declines, and 97% of fish species are threatened with extinction.
Habitat loss and overexploitation are the biggest threats to migratory species.
www.npr.org
1 week ago
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Across the world, migrating animal populations are dwindling. Here's why

Nearly half of the world's threatened migratory species have declining populations, and over 20% are threatened with extinction.
Conservation efforts such as wildlife crossings, regulations, and habitat protections are helping some migratory species, but more needs to be done to reverse population declines.
Truthout
1 week ago
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UN Warns Human Activity Pushes Over 1 in 5 Migratory Species Toward Extinction

Nearly half of migrating species are declining in population.
Overexploitation and habitat loss caused by human activity are the main drivers of endangerment and threatened extinction.
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