Comprehensive Biodiversity Report Paints Grim Picture for U.S. Wildlife and Plants

A new report on the status of U.S. wildlife conservation reveals that 40% of animals, 34% of plants and 41% of ecosystems nationwide are at risk. NatureServe, a nonprofit organization that assembles conservation data from a national network of scientists and organizations, compiled and published Biodiversity in Focus: United States Edition, among the most comprehensive reports to date on the status of U.S. ecosystems.