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 […]
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.