Number of endangered grouper species grows from 8 to 20


Groupers are good eatin' -- perhaps too good. A new study labels 20 of the 162 grouper species as endangered and in risk of extinction. The World Conservation Union had previously identified just 8 grouper species as at risk.

Full story: Twenty of world's 162 grouper species threatened with extinction.

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