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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 .


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 ...


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  ...


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


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  ...


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 ...


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.


Mar 22, 2011 ... Estimating Extinction Rates: Habitat loss, species-area curves, and the “extinction -debt” Fangliang He In collaboration with Stephen Hubbell.


May 26, 2010 ... Marine ecosystems are experiencing high rates of habitat loss and degradation, and these processes are considered as the most critical threat ...


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