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    Urban Blight & Species Extinction

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    1. In your community, what aspects of suburban sprawl and urban blight are evident? Identify how the effects from these might be alleviated.

    2. What is one major cause of present-day species extinction? Explain how this extinction came about and what could have been done to prevent it.

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    Q1. In your community, what aspects of suburban sprawl and urban blight are evident? Identify how the effects from these might be alleviated.

    I live on the edge of a major city. Close to my home, there is evidence of a large abandoned train station and several city blocks with outdated buildings which are boarded up and crumbling down. Further down the street there are many abandoned homes and apartment complexes that have fallen victim to vandalism and crime. These effects might be alleviated by the community coming together and ...

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    This solution of 347 words discusses and defines urban blight with personal examples and one major cause of species extinction in the present-day. References used are included.

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