Conservation

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  • Created on: 22-03-14 17:24
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  • Biology - Conservation and Wildlife
    • Extinction
      • Definition: when a species ceases to exist.
      • Human activity is seen to a a major factor causing extinction.
        • Logging
        • Deforestation
        • Enhanced Global climate
        • Hunting/Poaching
          • Overharvesting
        • Increasing population - increasing demand on resources
        • Killing for Protection - e.g. mosquitos
        • Introduction of alien species
      • Magafauna
      • Dinosaurs
    • Consequences
      • Loss of biodiversity
      • Regulation of the atmosphere
      • Recycling of nutrients
      • Food, medicine and fuels
      • Loss in Gene Pool/Genetic variation.
  • Conservation
    • Zoos - captive breeding
    • Biology - Conservation and Wildlife
      • Extinction
        • Definition: when a species ceases to exist.
        • Human activity is seen to a a major factor causing extinction.
          • Logging
          • Deforestation
          • Enhanced Global climate
          • Hunting/Poaching
            • Overharvesting
          • Increasing population - increasing demand on resources
          • Killing for Protection - e.g. mosquitos
          • Introduction of alien species
        • Magafauna
        • Dinosaurs
      • Consequences
        • Loss of biodiversity
        • Regulation of the atmosphere
        • Recycling of nutrients
        • Food, medicine and fuels
        • Loss in Gene Pool/Genetic variation.
    • DNA and seed banks
    • Conservation gardens
    • CITES
      • Moniters trade internationally
      • Prevents smuggling

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