Plant Extinction

A study published on June 10th in Nature Ecology & Evolution (authors: A.M. Humphreys, R. Govaerts, S. Ficinski, E.N. Lughadha, and M.S. Vorontsova) has indicated that over the past 250 years, 571 plant species have become extinct. Human activity is considered to be the primary reason for the vast majority of these extinctions.  The authors … Continue reading Plant Extinction