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Africa's growing road network may affect ecosystems: we reviewed the evidence

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Modern Ghana

Publication Date
2021-12-08

Many researchers claim large-scale road developments will have detrimental impacts on natural ecosystems. They are concerned about a reduction in habitat availability and connectivity. Roads can also lead to changes in land use, create illegal access into previously inaccessible areas, and result in conflict between people and wildlife.

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https://www.modernghana.com/news/1124436/africas-growing-road-network-may-affect-ecosystem.html