World seeing 'catastrophic decline' in insect species
Tuesday, 12 February 2019 PARIS: Nearly half of all insect species worldwide are in rapid decline and a third could disappear altogether, according to a study warning of dire consequences for crop pollination and natural food chains.
Rapidly Declining Insect Numbers 'Threaten Collapse of Nature' Insect species could die out within the next 100 years. More than 40% of insect species are declining and one-third are endangered, Insect populations are declining by 2.5% per year, a rate eight times faster than mammals, birds and...
According to Mother Nature Network, the number of amphibian species around the world has declined. They have faced a decline due to habitat loss, invasive species, herbicides and general pollution. A..