Problem

Ecological disruption of animal breeding grounds

Other Names:
Disruption of breeding grounds of fish
Disruption of breeding grounds of birds
Disruption of breeding grounds of marine mammals
Incidence:
The nesting beaches of marine turtles in the Mediterranean have been severely degraded by coastal development, tourism, sand removal, pollution and other human interferences.
Problem Type:
D: Detailed problems
Date of last update
15.02.1999 – 00:00 CET