Every other year the World Wildlife Fund publishes the Living Planet Report. Based on the Living Planet Index, it’s the world’s leading science-based analysis on the health of our planet, and the alarming rate of extinction among species.
I’ve included a few videos and infographics below, and if you have some extra time, give the brief summary of the report a read. If we continue on polluting and destroying habitats at this current rate, by 2020 2/3 of all animals will be extinct.
Click here for the summarized rapport. It’s a quick read and informative read, with several infographics.
Here’s Marco Lambertini, Director General of WWF International, discussing the main findings of the 2016 Living Planet Report:
Here’s an unlisted video from the WWF YouTube channel of Sir David Attenborough’s guest talk at the Living Planet Lecture: (Click the image or this link to see the video.)
Here’s a link to my sister’s blog, theclimateschool.com, where she’s written a brief summary.