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Study Estimates That 40% Of Tropical Plants In Africa On Verge Of Extinction

According to new research published in the journal Science Advances, a third of tropical African plants are at risk of extinction. A team led by Dr. Thomas Couvreur of the French National Institute for Sustainable Development, collected data across Africa, documenting 22,000 different species of plants on the continent. Couvreur says that his team found evidence that a large number of rare plant species in Africa were going extinct.  Read more.....



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