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Consumers in developed countries drive biodiversity loss elsewhere

June 10th, 2012 by Nature

A comprehensive analysis of endangered species threat records and of international trade patterns shows how consumers in developed countries drive biodiversity threats in developing countries. The study, International trade drives biodiversity threats in developing nations, published in Nature on 7 June 2012, reveals that, excluding invasive species, 30% of global species threats are due to […]