WWF Predicts Mass Extinction of Wildlife by 2020 - NewsBlaze (registration) (blog)

The World Wildlife Fund today revealed the worst case scenario for the status of the world's wildlife by the end of the decade. WWF says more than two thirds of the world's wildlife could be gone by 2020 if worldwide action isn't taken soon. The ...

Two-thirds of our animals will likely be gone in 3 years' time, WWF report says - Mic

If humans don't do anything to reverse the trend, by 2020, we will have lost two-thirds of the animals we had in 1970, according to the World Wide Fund for Nature's 2016 "Living Planet Report." WWF's report uses the Living Planet Index, which "measures ...

No Thanks, Humans: Global Vertebrate Population On Course To Drop Two Thirds By 2020 - Tech Times

The rising habitat loss abetted by human activity has led to the decline of 58 percent of wildlife between 1970 and 2012, according to a report from World Wildlife Fund. The affected mammals include elephants, as seen in the picture. ( Taylor Weidman ...

Mass Wildlife Extinction Reportedly Underway, Researchers Expect Two-Thirds To Be Gone By 2020 - The Inquisitr

According to a new report from the World Wildlife Fund, a mass wildlife extinction is currently underway on planet Earth. According to the WWF, if nothing substantially changes in the very immediate future, roughly two-thirds of the planet's vertebrate ...

Be alarmed - The Indian Express

A WWF report has quantified what conservationists and environmentalists have feared for long. The world lost 58 per cent of its animal population between 1970 and 2012. The report apprehends that the number of wild animals in 2020 will be a third of ...

Wildlife in decline: Earth's vertebrates fall 58% in past four decades - Nature.com

The European eel (Anguilla anguilla) is one of many freshwater species that is in decline because of habitat changes. The populations of Earth's wild mammals, birds, amphibians, fish and other vertebrates declined by more than half between 1970 and ...

WWF reports two-thirds of world's wildlife could be extinct by 2020 - CW39

HOUSTON — Wildlife? More like wild death! An alarming new report from the World Wildlife Fund says animal populations on earth are plummeting. And we're to blame. The WWF's Living Planet Report found a 58 percent drop in all wild animal populations ...

WWF Report: Two-Thirds of Wildlife Will Disappear By 2020 - Futurism

The World Wildlife Fund is projecting the further decline of the planet's biodiversity by a staggering 67% by 2020. While this is shocking, all hope is not lost. With initiatives like the Paris Climate Agreement, humanity is showing a willingness to ...

There's another war on the horizon, and it's both tragic and terrifying - The Canary

A new report has revealed the source of future war. And its prediction is both tragic and terrifying in equal measure. The report. The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) has just released its 2016 report on its Living Planet Index (LPI). The report insists that ...

World's wildlife has declined 60 percent in last 40 years - Science Recorder

The Living Planet Report shows that the world's wildlife is in serious decline. PublicDomainPictures / Pixabay. 255. SHARES. ShareTweetRedditSubscribe. StumbleuponGoogleMail. Sign up to receive our weekly newsletter of the most popular science stories: ...

Majority Of The Worlds Animals To Disappear In Just 4 Years - Neon Nettle

Two thirds of wild animals will disappear from the earth by 2020 a new scientific report has said. Two-thirds of wild animals will disappear from the earth by 2020 a new scientific report has said. The mass decline of natural animals on the planet is ...

World's wildlife population on verge of 'mass extinction' - Metro

Some warnings you just need to sit up and take notice of – and this seems like one of them. Quite shockingly, conservationists have warned that the world's animal population is on the verge of a mass extinction – the planet's first since the dinosaurs.

Where has all the wildlife gone? New report shows huge drop in populations. - Christian Science Monitor

Wildlife populations have declined an average of 58 percent from 1970 levels worldwide, according to the conservation group WWF. By Joseph Dussault, Staff October 27, 2016. Save for later Saved. close. An endangered white Bengal tiger stares at ...

'Protect Swiss waterways or lose our fish': WWF - The Local Switzerland

Eighty-five percent of fish species in Switzerland are under threat and eight have become extinct in the country, according to a report by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF). Published on Thursday, the Living Planet Report studied 14,152 populations of 3 ...

Humanity Killing Off Earth's Wildlife: Study - Newsweek Pakistan

Nearly three fifths of all animals with a backbone—fish, birds, amphibians, reptiles and mammals—have been wiped out since 1970 by human appetites and activity, according to a grim study released on Thursday. On current trends, that plunge in stocks ...

Global wildlife populations: 58 percent decline, driven by food and energy demand - Science Daily

Date: October 27, 2016; Source: World Wildlife Fund; Summary: Global populations of vertebrates -- mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, and fish -- have declined by 58 percent between 1970 and 2012, states a new report. Animals living in the world's ...

One third of India's flora and fauna species are now facing extinction - Daily News & Analysis

More than half of the globe's wildlife population, especially those living in freshwater, are facing an imminent decline as human needs are destroying natural habitats, the Living Planet Report 2016 has said. India is one of the vulnerable countries as ...

Two-thirds of wild animals may go extinct by 2020, warns report - The Hindu

The Living Planet assessment by the Zoological Society of London (ZSL) and the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) suggests that if the trend continues that decline could reach two-thirds among vertebrates by 2020. The figures suggest that animals living in ...

World faces two-thirds fall in wildlife numbers: WWF - The Weather Network

Thursday, October 27, 2016, 7:27 PM - Global diversity could fall by two thirds by 2020, according to a new report from the World Wildlife Fund. Specifically, the WWF's report, released Thursday, says the decline could reach 67 per cent when compared ...

World Wild Life: 58 percent of wildlife population decreased in 40 years - Pulse Headlines

London – World Wild Life (WWF) published a report on the current status of the environment, animals and climate change. The organization stated that from 1970 to 2012, 58 percent of wildlife population has decreased. The global population of wild ...