New map reveals shattering effect of roads on nature

Rampant road building has split the Earth’s land into 600,000 fragments, most of which are too tiny to support significant wildlife, study shows.

The Guardian

Last updated on 19 December 2016

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Media Watch
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Population genetics
Poisoning
Pollution
Light pollution
Noise pollution
Industry and production
Agriculture and hunting
Unsustainable hunting and trapping
Habitat loss and degradation
Agriculture and aquaculture
Residential and commercial development
Energy production and mining
Infrastructure and service corridors
Logging and unsustainable harvesting
Human Disturbance