Global habitat loss and extinction risk of terrestrial vertebrates under future land-use-change scenarios

@article{Powers2019GlobalHL,
  title={Global habitat loss and extinction risk of terrestrial vertebrates under future land-use-change scenarios},
  author={Ryan P. Powers and Walter Jetz},
  journal={Nature Climate Change},
  year={2019},
  volume={9},
  pages={323-329}
}
  • R. PowersW. Jetz
  • Published 1 April 2019
  • Environmental Science
  • Nature Climate Change
Habitat transformations caused by human land-use change are considered major drivers of ongoing biodiversity loss1–3, and their impact on biodiversity is expected to increase further this century4–6. Here, we used global decadal land-use projections to year 2070 for a range of shared socioeconomic pathways, which are linked to particular representative concentration pathways, to evaluate potential losses in range-wide suitable habitat and extinction risks for approximately 19,400 species of… 

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