If our planet had a say, here's where future roads would go

Laurance, William (2014) If our planet had a say, here's where future roads would go. Ensia, 2 September 2014.

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[Extract] "The best thing you could do for the Amazon is to blow up all the roads." These might sound like the words of an eco-terrorist, but it's actually a direct quote from Eneas Salati, a forest climatologist and one of Brazil's most respected scientists.

Item ID: 35277
Item Type: Article (Commentary)
Keywords: agriculture, environmental impacts, environmental planning, food security, highways, roads
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This article was originally published on The Conversation.

Funders: Australian Research Council (ARC), Utrecht University, WWF-Netherlands
Date Deposited: 01 Jun 2015 03:50
FoR Codes: 05 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES > 0502 Environmental Science and Management > 050202 Conservation and Biodiversity @ 100%
SEO Codes: 96 ENVIRONMENT > 9608 Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity > 960899 Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity of Environments not elsewhere classified @ 100%
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