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  • U.S. Declares Ivory-Billed Woodpecker, 22 Other Species Extinct

    U.S. Declares Ivory-Billed Woodpecker, 22 Other Species Extinct

    The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will propose removing 22 animals and one plant from the endangered species list on Wednesday, declaring them extinct. The casualties — 11 birds, eight species of freshwater mussels, two fish, one bat, and a flower — are victims of the climate crisis and habitat degradation. It’s a sign of…