Report: 58% of Europe's native trees face extinction threat

October 5, 2019 - General

An international conservation group is warning that more than half of the European tree species that exist nowhere else in the world are threatened with extinction.

A critically endangered Sorbus rhodanthera is seen in Czech Republic
[Credit: Martin Lepsi/IUCN via AP]The International Union for the Conservation of Nature said in a new report that 58% of Europe’s 265 endemic trees face an elevated risk of disappearing from the…

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