The Loss of Biodiversity and Why it Matters to Us?

March 5, 2014 - 2:00am

The Loss of Biodiversity Posterwith Gus Yaki

The ever increasing number of species that are rapidly declining should be a wake-up call that all in not well with this world. Coal miners used to take canaries into the mine with them. When the canaries stopped singing and fell off the perch, having become overcome by poisonous gases, the miners knew they had to get out of there quickly. Like the "canary in the coalmine", the disappearance of species should be a warning to us that our own future is in jeopardy.   

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