Koala Is Now A ‘Threatened Species’ In Australia, Population Has Dwindled Over The Years

There is a drop in the koala population in most parts of Australia due to habitat loss, urban expansion, vehicle strikes, dog attacks and disease have contributed to their dwindling numbers.

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Madagascan Pochard, The World’s Endangered Duck Hatches In A Captive Breeding Center

Madagascan Pochard were thought to have become extinct in the late 1990s, but were rediscovered in 2006, when conservationists on an expedition spotted just 22 birds at a single site, Lake Matsaborimena (or Red Lake), in northern Madagascar.

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Biodiversity Is In Crisis In Europe, Confronted By Lack Of Funding

The European Union (EU) Environment Commissioner, Janez Potocnik has declared that biodiversity is in crisis, with species extinctions running at unparalleled rates.

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