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United States declares 11 birds, 1 bat, 2 fish, 1 plant and 8 types of mussel extinct

The United States Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) declared 23 species extinct including the ivory-billed woodpecker. The service has proposed removing them from the Endangered Species Act (ESA), which protects species under threat. In all, 11 birds, one bat, two fish, one plant and eight types of mussel have been declared extinct. The FWS said […]