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Economic aspects of conserving biological diversity

Economic aspects of conserving biological diversity

Agriculture and Resources Quarterly 4(3): 378-388

Genetic, species and ecosystem diversity is important for food and industrial production and has a wide range of recreational and other environmental amenity benefits. However, diversity of bacteria, insects and other creatures underlies many human diseases and a great deal of destruction of crops and livestock by pests and diseases.

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