But predictions of the apocalypse are again likely overstated.
Such predictions were wrong half a century ago, and this one is likely mistaken too.
The hot new Deep Adaptation report about near-term climate catastrophe is overblown.
But economic growth will reverse this trend by sparing lots more land for nature during this century.
Not very, says biologist R. Alexander Pyron
New predictions of animal population doom are likely exaggerated.
Recent trends on population, farmland, deforestation, and urbanization are cause for optimism.
Saving biodiversity through markets and technology
Bailey responds to the criticism below
Urbanization, forest, and agricultural trends point in a more hopeful direction