biodiversity wwf

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– What is the issue? Human activity impact on the planet goes beyond carbon dioxide emissions. According to WWF, the population abundance of mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians and fish has decreased by more than 60% in less than 50 year

– Why? Overexploitation of species, agriculture and land conversion

– So what? Our health, food and security depend on biodiversity

– What needs to be done?  Bold initiatives are needed to not simply halt loss but to reverse the trend of biodiversity decline

– Want to learn more? The original report by WWF

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