The Earth is currently facing an extinction crisis.
Destruction of habitat, unlimited hunting, industrial agriculture - humans are driving numerous species extinct. Browse an automatic compilation of content on the topic below.
In Norway, environmentalists and sheep farmers regularly clash over the rights of the predator versus the need to protect people and their livestock. This year, WWF Norway will be taking the Norwegian state to court over what the environmental organisation sees as an unsustainable hunt of an animal already threatened with extinction. Lars Bevanger has this report from Oslo.
The International Union for the Conservation of Nature's annual Red List assesses 90,000 species — 25,000 face extinction. Farming, fishing, animal trafficking and climate change are driving many species to the brink.