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Wiping out top predators messes up the climate

27 Feb

Read the full story in New Scientist.

Wiping out top predators like lions, wolves and sharks is tragic, bad for ecosystems – and can make climate change worse. Mass extinctions of the big beasts of the jungles, grasslands and oceans could already be adding to greenhouse gases in the atmosphere.

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Posted by on February 27, 2013 in Climate change, Wildlife

 

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