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Author:
Laurance, William F.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2009
Abstract:
"THE best thing you could do for the Amazon is to bomb all the roads." That might sound like an eco-terrorist's threat, but they're actually the words of Eneas Salati, one of Brazil's most respected scientists. Thomas Lovejoy, a leading American biologist, is equally emphatic: "Roads are the seeds of tropical forest destruction."
Citation:
Laurance, William F. 2009. Roads are ruining the rainforests. <i>New Scientist<i>, 2753(August 28): 15-16.
Topic:
Tropics  Search this
Biology  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_80027