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Biodiversity under Threat

Biodiversity ­ The variation of life forms within a given ecosystem, biome or for the entre earth.

Biomes- A global-scale ecosystem, such as a topical forest or tundra.

Habitat- The ecological and environmental area a species lives in.



Ecosystem services- The benefits ecosystems provide to…

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Conservation- The active management of areas, ecosystems and landscape. It seeks to balance
the need to protect and conserve with the demands of human activity.

Restoration- Returning a degraded ecosystem or natural system to its former state.

Biosphere Reserves-

Eutrophication- The pollution of ecosystems with excessive nitrate and phosphate from…


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