Alarming loss of habitat makes it difficult for wildlife to adapt

Hindustan Times | Mar 26, 2020 at 1:52 PM
  • A new study has found that the capacity of a majority of wild species to adapt to environmental changes is threatened because of their habitat loss.
  • Inger Anderson, executive director, United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), tweeted on Wednesday, connecting the linkage between pandemics and habitat loss.
  • The team identified priority areas for expanding the protected area network globally to include niches of species.