• BreakThrough Staff

40% of Plants Threatened with Extinction

Updated: Nov 17, 2020

Can you imagine a world without plants? A recent study by the Royal Botanical Gardens in the UK found that two out of every five plant and fungi species are at risk for extinction. Unless immediate action is taken to address climate change, pollution, deforestation, and other forms of environmental destruction, the planet could lose nearly half of its plant species.