Ben See @ClimateBen Ben See. Literature Teacher informing pupils of the scientific reality of the Ecological Catastrophe & urging action. See also @urgenceclimatiq & @ClimateHound Sep. 11, 2019 1 min read

The killing of Nature:

1. Insects: 75-98% decline
2. Mammals: 83% wiped out
3. Forests: 80% gone
4. Ocean life: 80% obliterated
5. Seabirds: 70% gone
6. Wildlife: 67% annihilated
7. Plants: 50% destroyed
8. Earthworms: 83% decline
9. Pollinators: 40% near extinction

Maybe stop?

Explore these threads for more on this Ecological Emergency including what we can do about it:

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Pollinators, earthworms, plants, ocean life:

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Insects, Mammals, Forests, Ocean life, Seabirds, Wildlife, Plants:

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⚠️ And freshwater population declines, at 83% between 1970 and 2014, 'continue to outpace contemporaneous declines in marine or terrestrial systems'.

'the biodiversity crisis in the world's lakes, reservoirs, rivers, streams & wetlands has deepened' 2018
 https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/m/pubmed/30467930/ 


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