According to The Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) reports verify to Science people and environmentalists revolt to extinction time of our planet.
Report on the press conference held in Paris, the capital of France shows us , 1 million species are at risk of extinction first time first time in the history of humanity, in the earth planet.
According to report 50 percent of the forests have destroyed since the early 1900s.
Key features in the report with numbers
- % 75: Terrestrial environment has got changed so serious with People actions(Sea rate %66)
- % 47:Reduction rate of global ecosystem indicators and conditions according to predicted natural line . It contiunes to decreasing %4 almost every 10 years
- % 15:rate of increase in global consumption for a human since the 1980’s
- >% 85: Wetlands were there 1700s. It got destroyed %85 until 2000’s .Wetland loss 3 times more than forest loss
At least 680 vertebrate species had been driven to extinction since the 16th century and more than 9% of all domesticated breeds of mammals used for food and agriculture had become extinct by 2016, with at least 1,000 more breeds still threatened.
Negative trends in nature will continue to 2050 and beyond in all of the policy scenarios explored in the Global Assessment, except those that include transformative change – due to the projected impacts of increasing land-use change, exploitation of organisms and climate change, although with significant differences between regions.
Professor Brondizio: Dramatic change against life. He told now we must seriously consider our way of thinking and our policies. We have do so many works until now. there are enough instruments and international agreements. We must apply these agreements in the local, national and international arena.
Building a future in which people live in harmony with nature.