What is Extinction? - Young People's Trust For the Environment
A species becomes extinct when its death rate is continually greater than its birthrate. Learn how you can help here.
Extinction Facts, Information, Pictures - Encyclopedia
Get information, facts, and pictures about extinction. Make research projects and school reports about extinction easy with credible articles from our FREE, online encyclopedia and dictionary.
Killer Cats Threaten the World's Endangered Species
The house cat -that cute, furry feline beloved the world over is also one of the world's most destructive predators, killing for kicks and hunting rare species into extinction. Cats thrive because people protect them -- but should they?
Vulnerable Species are in One Part of the Country; Protected Habitats in Another
A study says that if we want to prevent extinction, we're protecting the wrong areas of the country. Can't we do both?
The Difference Between Endangered, Threatened and Vulnerable Species
Most people grow up hearing about how a particular animal is an endangered species. Many times researching the animal brings up a small infograph listing it as endangered, threatened, vulnerable.
Extinction - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In biology and ecology, extinction is the end of an organism or of a group of organisms (taxon), normally a species. The moment of extinction is generally considered to be the death of the last individual of the species, although the capacity to breed and recover may have been lost before this point.
Bringing Extinct Species Back to Life - National Geographic Magazine
The revival of an extinct species is no longer a fantasy. But is it a good idea?
Six Extinct Animals That Could Be Brought Back to Life
Scientists have some ambitious projects underway to bring extinct species back to life, including the long-gone woolly mammoth to the passenger pigeon.
Lists of Extinct Animals - Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia
Wikipedia's information about extinct animals.
11 Extinct Animals & Lost Species Gone Forever
Just the last 40 years we've lost an incredible variety of species, like these amazing creatures. See pictures of animals that have disappeared recently.
Top Ten Extinct Animals - OneKind
Here we have listed 10 animals that are now extinct, find out the reasons why.
Jurassic Park in Real Life: The Race to Modify the DNA of Endangered Animals and Resurrect Extinct Ones - The Independent
Jurassic Park has a lot to answer for. It made the idea seem so simple. Take the DNA from a microscopic drop of dinosaur blood, preserved for 65 million years in the gut of a mosquito trapped in fossilised amber. Carry out a bit of jiggery-pokery involving chaos theory and Jeff Goldblum. Insert the dino DNA into the yolk of a crocodile's egg and leave to incubate. Soon you'll have a thriving menagerie of once-extinct beasts roaming the jungles of someone's private theme park.
The Mammoth Cometh - The New York Times
Bringing extinct animals back to life is really happening - and it's going to be very, very cool. Unless it ends up being very, very bad.
Investing in the Future of Africa: Protecting Wildlife, Supporting Communities, Promoting Education - Tusk
Tusk is a small, dynamic organisation with twenty-two years experience initiating and funding conservation, community development and environmental education programmes across Africa.
Home - Western Watersheds Project
Western Watersheds Project and our Co-Plaintiffs seek to close special-interest loopholes in range-wide plans.