Global Warming and Biodiversity Loss

From the New York Times:

Tens of thousands of small species will be vulnerable as temperatures inch up because they cannot easily move to cooler ground, scientists say…
…Over the next 100 years, many scientists predict, 20 percent to 30 percent of species could be lost if the temperature rises 3.6 degrees to 5.4 degrees Fahrenheit. If the most extreme warming predictions are realized, the loss could be over 50 percent, according to the United Nations climate change panel.

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