LABiC in the media: The “invisible fauna”

Recently, the newspaper “O Estado de São Paulo” produced a report on the “invisible fauna” of the Atlantic Forest. Click here to read.

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Recent study shows that the extinction of large animals has negative impacts on climate change

Defaunation, the severe decline of animal populations from natural ecosystems, is a process faced by tropical forests that can go unnoticed. Several large birds and mammals are threatened by hunting and human persecution. However, the loss of animals can generate large unforeseen impacts. The extinction of large mammals implies the loss of functions that maintain diversity and ecosystem services of which humans depend.

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LABiC in the media: Folha de São Paulo

On January 2, the Brazilian newspaper “Folha de São Paulo” published an article about defaunation on their website entitled “Bichões espalham sementes de árvores campeãs em minimizar efeito-estufa“. To read, CLICK HERE.