22 May marks International Day for Biological Diversity

Today is an opportune moment to reflect on the importance of the earth’s vast biodiversity. For many of us, protecting species from extinction is a non-negotiable moral responsibility. But the reality of today’s rapidly changing world means there are also pragmatic – and urgent – reasons to commit funding and political will to biodiversity protection.

Below, we outline five reasons to save species, secure habitats, and preserve invaluable ecosystems.

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