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Biodiversity and human population
Posted: 01 Dec 2005
Both humans and wildlife need resources. To the extent that we compete for the same resources - especially space - then as human activities expand, the leeway left for wildlife shrinks.
Conservation International: Biodiversity
Paul Harrison, The Third Revolution, Penguin Books, London, 1993.
Richard Cincotta and Robert Engelman, Nature's Place, Population Action International, Washington, 2000.