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Impact of Humans on Evolution of Plants

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As humans, how have we negatively affected the natural evolution of the plants we eat and use for decoration?

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Impact of Humans on Evolution of Plants
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As humans, how have we negatively affected the natural evolution of the plants we eat and use for decoration?

Answer:

Humans are now responsible for causing changes in the environment that hurt animals and plant species.

Human activity often changes or destroys the habitats that plants and animals need to survive. Because human populations are growing so fast animals and plants are disappearing 1000 times faster than they have in the past 65 million years.

The removal of forest stands by cutting and burning to provide land for agricultural purposes, residential or industrial building sites, roads, etc., or by harvesting the trees for building materials or fuel.

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The impact of Humans on Evolution of Plants is examined.

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