“Anthropogenic cocktail” the real threat to biodiversity

30 March, 2011 by (comments)

If you’re interested in finding out how biodiversity is being affected by not only climate change but also other human-induced threats such as habitat destruction, deforestation, and over-harvesting, listen here to a radio interview with biodiversity expert and author Richard Pearson.

Dr. Pearson says that nature has the ability to respond to a changing environment however these additional pressures make it harder for plant and animal species to survive. Reducing the impact of these threats, he says, will give nature the best chance of dealing with the specific problem of climate change.

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