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habitat fragmentation

A process during which larger areas of habitat are broken into a number of smaller patches of smaller total area, isolated from each other by a matrix of habitats unlike the original habitat.
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  • habitat fragments
  • fragmented habitats
  • forest fragmentation
  • forest fragments
  • fragmented forests
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