Science Studio vol 022 - Topic: Marine Life Conservation - Guest: Leah Gerber
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Iding Haidir, student on the Department's Postgraduate Diploma in International Wildlife Conservatio
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On completion of this unit you should be able to:

  • understand some of the issues surrounding natural heritage;

  • understand some of the issues surrounding industrial heritage;

  • understand why tensions often arise between conservation and the demands of modern tourism.

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Managing eutrophication is a key element in maintaining the earth's biodiversity. Eutrophication is a process mostly associated with human activity whereby ecosystems accumulate minerals. This unit explains how this process occurs, what its effects on different types of habitat are, and how it might be managed.
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Managing eutrophication is a key element in maintaining the earth's biodiversity. Eutrophication is a process mostly associated with human activity whereby ecosystems accumulate minerals. This unit explains how this process occurs, what its effects on different types of habitat are, and how it might be managed.
Author(s): The Open University

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Science Studio vol 022 - Topic: Marine Life Conservation - Guest: Leah Gerber
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Author(s): Leeds Metropolitan University

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Author(s): Field Richard Dr

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Author(s): Keele University,Stephen Whitfield,Dr Zoe Robinson

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Author(s): Biodiversity Consortium / Martyn Gorman

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Primates in Peril: What Can be Done?
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Motion Commotion
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