5 Ideas to Green up Your City
JANUARY 10, 2020
The reason is that chemical fertilizers and pesticides have a “scorched-earth” policy when it comes to killing off bugs. Urban sprawl produces some of the greatest local extinction rates, frequently eliminates a significant portion of native species, and causes severe habitat loss. Several studies confirm that population numbers and genetic diversity of native species of plants, animals, and insects drop with greater urbanization [1,2,3].