Problem

Landsize as a limit to biological diversity

Incidence:
Biodiversity in small island developing states is a particular problem because of the extremely small area of some local habitats, the high incidence of endemism throughout the islands, and the high vulnerability to natural disasters and habitat destruction.
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 15: Life on Land
Date of last update
30.11.1999 – 00:00 CET