ScienceDaily Posted October 8, 2020 Share Posted October 8, 2020 Common assumptions notwithstanding, rare species can play unique and essential ecological roles. After studying two, scientists have demonstrated that, though these species are found on all continents, they are more threatened by human pressures than ecologically common species and will also be more impacted by future climate change. Thus they are in double jeopardy. The researchers' findings show that conservation programmes must account for the ecological rarity of species.View the full article Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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