farming is the biggest threat to bird

Farming is the biggest threat to bird

地球上1/8的雀鳥都面臨絕種的危機,當中74%的都受農業發展所威脅。為供應全球人類對不同商品及食品的需求,野生雀鳥的棲息地被破壞以作農業用,而農業中使用的殺蟲劑亦對牠們造成有害的影響。

1/8 of the birds around the world are threatened with extinction, and 74% of them are affected by expansion of intensive farming. natural habitats are converted to farmlands to meet global demand for goods and food. pesticides used in agriculture are also causing harmful impact to the birds.

https://www.newscientist.com/article/2167134-almost-1500-bird-species-face-extinction-and-were-to-blame/?utm_campaign=Echobox&utm_medium=SOC&utm_source=Facebook#link_time=1524567251

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