Chalk grassland is one of the richest habitats in Western Europe. Now, thanks to agricultural intensification, fertiliser and chemical application, fragmentation and unsuitable management we have lost much of what once was. 232 more words
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Environmental and economic challenges assail the globe. Finding common ground whereupon biologist’s and business’s energy can focus may help reverse the crisis’ momentum.
Generally speaking, biologist’s and business person’s worldviews differ. 593 more words
On almost every continent the environment is in threat of non-native invasive species. What is an invasive species you ask? A non native invasive species is anything from a fungus, plant, or animal species that is not from a specific location and can have a nasty habit of causing damage to the environment and native species in the area. 337 more words
The simple fact that the native forest industry is fundamentally unsustainable has confronted governments around the nation. Victoria is faced with, on the one hand, the possible extinction of its faunal emblem Leadbeater’s Possum, and on the other, closing down the native forest industry with potential job losses. 1,118 more words