BBC Wildlife Magazine


The United Nations has just published its most damning report yet on the state of the natural world. It warns that nature is being destroyed at a rate unprecedented in human history – and this is endangering our own survival.

Published by the UN Convention on Biological Diversity, the report looks at a decade of so-called conservation efforts by 196 ratifying parties (including every member

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