From King Cobras to Geckos, 20 Percent of Reptiles Are at Risk of Extinction

About 20 percent of reptile species are at risk of extinction as humans deprive their habitats for agriculture, urban development and logging, according to the first global reptile assessment of its kind. The study found that at least 1,829 reptile species are threatened, including lizards, snakes, turtles and alligators, from the inch-long lizards to the […]