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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Habitat_destruction

Habitat destruction is the process in which natural habitat is rendered unable to support the ... Regions of unsustainable agriculture or unstable governments, which may go hand-in-hand, typically experience high rates of habitat destruction .

www.worldanimalfoundation.org/articles/article/8948431/181156.htm

Other important causes of habitat destruction include mining, logging, ... which may go hand-in-hand, typically experience high rates of habitat destruction.

wwf.panda.org/about_our_earth/species/problems/habitat_loss_degradation

Habitat loss is probably the greatest threat to the variety of life on this planet ... and they are still being removed at a rate 10x higher than any possible level of ...

www.nwf.org/Wildlife/Threats-to-Wildlife/Habitat-Loss.aspx

Habitat loss—due to destruction, fragmentation or degradation of habitat—is the primary threat to the survival of wildlife in the United States. When an ecosystem  ...

www.pnas.org/content/99/17/11229.full

Aug 20, 2002 ... A correlation between habitat-loss rate and species richness may cause extinction rates to deviate from the predictions of the species–area ...

www.snre.umich.edu/~dallan/nre220/outline6.htm

Habitat destruction is an important cause of known extinctions. ... Current rate of loss is estimated at near 2% annually (100,000 km2 destroyed, another 100,000  ...

www.earthtimes.org/encyclopaedia/environmental-issues/habitat-loss-degradation

May 10, 2011 ... Habitat loss is possibly the greatest threat to the natural world. ... harvested, their rate of loss is about ten times higher than the rate of regrowth.

fubini.swarthmore.edu/~ENVS2/max/essay4.html

Dec 2, 2016 ... But despite the decreased fertility rates, the population should ... Deforestation heavily contributes to habitat loss and mass extinction, and our ...

www.crd.bc.ca/education/our-environment/concerns/habitat-loss-degredation

Human-caused habitat loss, on the other hand, is altering ecosystems on a global ... endangered plants and animals, and is occurring at ever greater rates.

www.learner.org/courses/envsci/unit/text.php?unit=9&secNum=7

Most endangered species are threatened by multiple factors, but habitat loss is ... Accordingly, extinction rates should increase with habitat fragmentation ...