Livelihoods at risk as freshwater species in Africa’s largest lake face extinction – IUCN Report

Seventy-six percent of freshwater species endemic to the Lake Victoria Basin, including many species important to local livelihoods, are threatened with extinction, a new IUCN-led report has found.

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Last updated on 07 May 2018

Type: 
Media Watch
Region: 
Africa
Threats: 
Habitat loss and degradation
CMS tags: 
habitat loss