The difficulties of cohabitation

Larmer, Paul
February 2006
High Country News;2/20/2006, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p2
The article discusses the Endangered Species Act. The law was signed in 1973 by President Richard M. Nixon. It constitutes the most noble conservation intention for all the imperiled plants, fishes and wildlife species. The extinction of these species are brought about by economic growth and the developments made by humans. Conservation of the critical habitat for endangered species is in conflict with population growth. The pressing political issues that want to weaken the law is another of the several odds for keeping the ecosystem intact.


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