Reptile Species

  • News HeadlinesMore than 20 of reptile species are endangered scientists warn

    More than 20% of reptile species are endangered

    (ORDO NEWS) — At least one in five reptile species is threatened with extinction, including more than half of turtles and crocodiles, according to the first major global assessment of so-called cold-blooded creatures. The catastrophic decline in biodiversity around the world is increasingly seen as a threat to life on Earth – and no less important than the interconnected threat of climate change. Threats to other creatures are well documented.…