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Major threats to biodiversity and their interaction in this chapter, i provide an overview of patterns of ex-tinction and species endangerment, and describe ef forts. And threats to it vivek kumar, st vincent pallotti college of engineering and technology, nagpur. Biodiversity – threats weston w sechrest,university of virginia, charlottesville, virginia, usa thomas m brooks, center for applied biodiversity science. Threats to biodiversity, status of terrestrial ecoregions and species under threat in india,addressing the threats. While steps and actions taken by civilians and community members can accumulate to have a large, positive effect on biodiversity, there is still a need for.
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