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The ESO member said overgrazing could be checked by reducing the number of livestock and giving pastures more time to grow before using them for grazing.
This will help to conserve rare alpine plants from harm due to overgrazing, thereby preserving nature's rich diversity.
The landscapes here have faced many threats over the years, from overgrazing of the land and overharvesting of the trees, to dwin-d1Mg wildlife populations and off-road vehicle abuse.
au/news/2014-12-12/roo-overgrazing-threatening-striped-legless-lizard-in-canberra/5962344) ABC News , the large numbers of the eastern grey kangaroos, apart from threatening the vulnerable reptiles, are also overgrazing.
The degradation was the result of loss of vegetation due to deforestation, cutting beyond permissible limits, unsustainable fuel wood and fodder extraction, shifting cultivation, encroachment on forest lands, forest fires and overgrazing, the report -- jointly prepared by the environment ministry and the Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education -- said.
ISLAMABAD -- Rangeland resources of Pakistan are depleting due to overgrazing, cutting of trees, soil erosion, climate change and mismanagement, which is a point of major concern as this huge resource support millions of livestock throughout the county which contribute to food security, nutrition and livelihood of the poor.
ISLAMABAD -- Tree cuttings for fuel purpose, overgrazing, bush fire and mining for stones for cement and crush purposes has ruined the natural climate of Sheikh Badin Hill National Park.
I think nobody has stated the truth of our predicament better than Brown, who says civilization cannot survive the ongoing environmental trends of deforestation, over-plowing, overgrazing, over-pumping, overfishing, and overloading the atmosphere with carbon dioxide.
Bush encroachment, the result of overgrazing, is a problem for Namibian agriculture.
Overgrazing this type of pasture will damage the plants and eventually kill them.
The damage has been caused due to decades of overgrazing by camels above the ecological carrying capacity while coastal development and urban encroachment into the natural ecosystems have already caused serious habitat loss, as explained by Dr Benno Boer, Unesco's ecological sciences adviser for Arab Region.