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Does David Suzuki have a list?

March 30, 2011

David Suzuki claims that “destroy species at the rate of 50,000 a year as if they are resources that we can exploit.”


Really?  50,000 every year?  That seems like a lot.  In fact, I can only find lists with at most a few per year (such as the one at The Sixth Extinction).


I’d have more respect for people if they would stop making up numbers.

2 Comments leave one →
  1. April 1, 2011 8:56 am

    So we are so skilled we can take out 50,000 a year and we still have cockroaches, mosquitoes spiders and flies? I’ll pay someone to take them out.

  2. Michele permalink*
    April 1, 2011 10:19 am

    Excellent point.

    We can’t even manage to get rid of the species that we don’t want.

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