Extinction

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
A sumatran orangutan (Pongo abelii) is seen inside a cage at Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Program's rehabilitation center on November 10, 2016 in Kuta Mbelin, North Sumatra, Indonesia. The orangutans in Indonesia have been known to be on the verge of extinction as a result of deforestation and poaching. (Photo: Ulet Ifansasti/Getty Images)
"We must curb the high risk trade and consumption of wildlife, halt deforestation and land conversion, as well as manage food production sustainably."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
destruction of land
U.N. chief António Guterres, Fridays for Future strikers, and other activists...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
<p>Primatologist and conservationist Jane Goodall particpated in a Tuesday webinar about pandemics, wildlife, and intensive animal farming.
"Our disrespect for wild animals and our disrespect for farmed animals has...