habitat conservation

Habitat conservation is the preservation of habitat for wild species and prevent their extinction or reduction in range is a priority of a great many groups that cannot be easily characterized in terms of any one ideology.

Position: habitat conservation is crucial for the health of the planet

Over half of the Earth's land surface has been transformed due to human activity, resulting in deforestation, soil erosion, extinctions and pollution.

Related issues:
green belt, sprawl, land use,national park wildlife preserve, ecology crisis, environmental movement

Related links:
Habitat Conservation Program- Environment Canada
Habitat conservation - Wikipedia