Deforestation

War and the Effect on Wildlife

Human conflict throughout the world can often result in wars that cause large-scale economic and social disruption, as well as immense suffering and loss of human life. But the impact is not limited to the effect on human populations living in the war-zone. Its impact spreads broader, often impacting the natural environment and the wildlife …

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Fracking facility

The Environmental Consequences of Fracking

What is Fracking? Hydraulic fracturing, or fracking as it is more commonly known, involves a complex labour and industry intensive operation whereby a toxic potion consisting of millions of litres of water, sand, and a range of chemicals – many of which are carcinogenic – are pumped into the ground at high pressure. This forces …

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