Biodiversity loss

Applied to Preserving natural ecosystems? by Leo at 1mo

Biodiversity loss is a decrease in biodiversity within a species, an ecosystem, a given geographic area, or Earth as a whole.[1] Biodiversity refers to all aspects of biological diversity, especially including species richness, ecosystem complexity, and genetic variation.[2]

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    Rafferty, John P. (2019) Biodiversity loss, Encyclopedia Britannica, April 19 (updated 14 June 2019). 

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    Allaby, Michael (ed.) (2019) A Dictionary of Plant Sciences, 4th ed., Oxford: Oxford University Press.

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