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Our green and threatened land?.

Our green and threatened land?.

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Published by BBC in London .
Written in English


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SeriesThe Man alive debate
The Physical Object
PaginationVideorecording
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14172198M

GIVING BACK 1% OF ALL SALES. As members of 1% for the Planet, we donate 1% of our revenues to vetted nonprofits in an effort to address the interrelated issues of climate change, healthy food systems, land management, water resources, pollution, and wildlife diversity. In April , 1% for the Planet honored Avocado with their inaugural Pinnacle Award.   When it comes to the fate of wildlife habitat, waterways, and other natural systems, who owns the land matters a great deal. Of the 24 million acres of natural area lost from to ,

Green turtles are found mainly in tropical and subtropical waters. Like other sea turtles, they migrate long distances between feeding grounds and the beaches from where they hatched. Classified as endangered, green turtles are threatened by overharvesting of their eggs, hunting of adults, being caught in fishing gear and loss of nesting beach. The first list of Wisconsin's endangered and threatened (E/T) species was developed in following the enactment of Wisconsin's endangered species list was created to restrict the taking, possession or marketing of species threatened with extinction from the state.

  This leads to considerable destruction of already threatened ecosystems. Land reclamation also impacts nearby habitats that are particularly sensitive to murky waters, such as . In Texas, animal or plant species of conservation concern may be listed as threatened or endangered under the authority of state law and/or under the U.S. Endangered Species Act (ESA). Species may be listed as state threatened or endangered and not federally listed. The state list deals only with the status of the species within Texas.


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