Map reveals species most at risk from climate change

We heard this week that a quarter of all mammals are threatened with extinction. The verdict is bleak: of 17,000 assessed species, over 7000 could become threatened with extinction because of climate change. (IUCN on New Scientist).

These maps show which regions are home to species of warm water reef-building corals (top) and amphibians (bottom) that are both susceptible to climate change and threatened by other factors (Image: IUCN)