Habitat fragmentation describes the emergence of discontinuities (fragmentation)
in an organism's preferred environment (habitat), causing population ...
Habitat fragmentation is the process by which habitat loss results in the division
of large, continuous habitats into smaller, more isolated remnants.
Habitat fragmentation is a major problem across the Earth. A decrease in the
overall area of habitat is serious enough, but when combined with fragmentation,
Habitat fragmentation: a threat to arctic biodiversity and wilderness ... often
defined as a decrease in some or all types of natural habitats in a landscape, and
Chapter 2: Habitat Fragmentation. Natural Resources Conservation Service (
NRCS). 2-1. INTRODUCTION. Fragmentation, the breaking up of large patches of
Mar 20, 2015 ... In parts of Ontario's southern boreal forest, companies have experimented with
logging in a variety of special configurations to avoid clearcuts.
The study of habitat fragmentation provides an important link between the
concepts and principles of landscape ecology and the practice of landscape ...
The conversion of forest into suburban developments and agricultural fields has
resulted in the fragmentation of forested landscapes in eastern and central ...
May 7, 2008 ... Habitat destruction, alteration and fragmentation are probably the most serious
causes of current and future amphibian population declines and ...
Habitat fragmentation is one of the most pervasive and difficult-to-control threats
to native ecosystems in Pennsylvania, the Northeast, and worldwide. It occurs ...