When habitat is fragmented, some species die as a direct result of lost resources.
The paper on primates joins growing warnings from scientists that world is currently experiencing an unsustainable ecological crisis as a result of a decline in biodiversity, a measure of the different plant and animal species in a given area. Species large and small in the land and sea face potential extinction.
Ribbon seal by Dr. Peter Boveng, NOAA
Sandplain gerardia courtesy USFWS
Orca courtesy NOAA
Florida panther courtesy USFWS
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