Conservation of Natural Resources, Biodiversity and Ecosystems.

There is much to do when it comes to rebuilding and protecting what’s left of our natural resources and the biodiversity within our ecosystems. Our natural resources can be described as the materials or substances occurring in nature which can be exploited for economic gain, and are usually nonrenewable. Our biodiversity relates to the variety … Continue reading Conservation of Natural Resources, Biodiversity and Ecosystems.

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Sand Mining Harms Humans and The Environment.

"The negative consequences of overexploiting sand are felt in poorer regions where sand is mined extensively..."  "Sand extraction physically alters rivers and coastal ecosystems..." "...Extensive mining makes these communities more vulnerable to floods..." "Research shows that sand mining operations are affecting numerous animal species..." "As long as national regulations are lightly enforced, harmful effects will … Continue reading Sand Mining Harms Humans and The Environment.