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A Third of âEUR~ProtectedâEUR(TM) Nature Zones Are Quietly Being Ruined


Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, environment, forests, habitatdestruction, nature, pollution, protection, trees )

Glenn
- 158 days ago - newscientist.com
The worldâEUR(TM)s nations have set up 200,000 protected areas in which nature is supposed to flourish, but in many cases the protection is pretty much theoretical



   

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Animae C (507)
Thursday May 17, 2018, 7:36 pm
"Under the “Aichi targets” set by the Convention on Biological Diversity, launched at the Rio de Janeiro Earth Summit in 1992, countries must turn 17% of their land surface into protected areas by 2020."

i want to know who the 74 countries who have not honoured their pledge, are!
 

Colleen L (3)
Thursday May 17, 2018, 8:13 pm
Sad to think that this is true. Thanks Glenn
 

Melania Padilla (123)
Friday May 18, 2018, 10:16 am
Shameful, so sad! I keep saying, too many humans on this planet. It is common sense: more humans, more need of resources! Shared of course!
 
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