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    Meaning of biodiversity and how it has been affected

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    Write an summary that discusses what biodiversity means and how it has been affected by natural and man-made pathways.

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    Most literature defines biodiversity as a multifaceted phenomenon. It is not just the shear number of species within an ecosystem, but also the relationship of these species to each other. When considered in whole then, biodiversity is the broad amount of species and their variable relationships with each other. As a result, one can imagine an intricate, dynamic and complex system of species and their relationships.

    Natural processes such as natural disasters or gradual shifts in climate within one geographical location can drive biodiversity in ...

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    The expert examines the meaning of biodiversity and how it has been affected.