Friday, April 2, 2004

The advancing desertification..

... The destruction of animal habitats is today the major threat to survival of endangered species of plant and animal. When habitats are destroyed - animals must move and adapt to other habitats or die. Owing to increasing exploitation and destruction of nature in recent times, there has been a reduction not only in the total number of wild plants and animals in the world, but also in the number of species...read article by Dr M A Bashar in The Daily Star.