Extinction and Species Survival – an island rat and Louisiana oysters

This article discusses the first climate change-caused mammal extinction. The Morrison government has formally recognized the extinction of a tiny island rodent, the Bramble Cay melomys – the first known demise of a mammal because of human-induced climate change.’Our little brown rat is extinct on Bramble Cay, a tiny Torres Strait island near Papua New Guinea.

This article discusses how climate change is hurting Louisiana’s oysters and shrimp.

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