Tag: extinction


Extinct: Bramble Cay melomys

Australia’s latest world-first is a heartbreaking one – we can now claim the first mammalian extinction thought to be primarily attributable to global warming.


From extinct to 13,000 hatchlings

Once classified as extinct, the Lord Howe Island stick insect is now thriving in captive breeding – but more work is needed before they are no longer critically endangered.