Could climate change lead to lizard extinction?

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Climate change could be leading to the extinction of some lizards. The loss of plant and animal species on Earth is happening at a speed never seen in human history, according to the United Nations.

That includes the likely extinction of the population of Yarrow’s spiny lizards found in southern Arizona.

Dr. John Wiens, an Evolutionary Biologist at the University of Arizona, joined Arizona Horizon to explain this catastrophic event.

Dr. John Wiens, Evolutionary Biologist, University of Arizona

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