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11 U.S. species endangered by climate change

By: Bryan Nelson on Jan. 4, 2010, 11:10 a.m.
A bald eagle swoops down from the sky with a snow-covered mountain in the horizon

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At risk

A new report by the Endangered Species Coalition with the American Bird Conservancy, Defenders of Wildlife and the Center for Biological Diversity, has ranked America's top 11 species most at risk from climate change. You might be surprised to know which cornerstone species we stand to lose if America doesn't act to reduce its carbon emissions. (Text: Bryan Nelson)