environmental damage


 

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Definition: 

Environmental damage or degradation is the deterioration of the environment through depletion of resources such as air, water and soil; the destruction of ecosystems and the extinction of wildlife. It is defined as any change or disturbance to the environment perceived to be deleterious or undesirable. (drafted from Wikipedia)

Other relations

  • resource/damage valuation (ECOLEX)
  • environmental damage (CMS)
  • Loss and damage (UNFCCC)
Related
Synonyms
  • environmental depletion
  • ecosystem degradation
  • environmental degradation

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