anthropogenic

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anthropogenic

[¦an·thrə·pə¦jen·ik]
(ecology)
Referring to environmental alterations resulting from the presence or activities of humans.
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This suggests that anthropogenic effects are having a grater impact on reworking surface sediments in Block Island Sound than large storms.
Current and emerging topics such as climate change effects on hydrology, anthropogenic effects on hydrology, and sustainability.
The National Parks Administration , under Law 22351 of National Parks, National Reserves and Natural Monuments , has identified the ecoregions where native forests are in critical condition due to internal and external anthropogenic effects.
Specific topics include: prediction of habitat suitability for ticks, anthropogenic effects on changing Q fever epidemiology in Russia, Bartonella infection in domestic cats and wild felids, and evaluation of a real-time PCR assay to detect Coxiella burnetii.
Yet here too Patton prefers to stress the implications of prolonged human/animal co-survivals before extinction by indirect anthropogenic effects (agricultural land degradation) for the biogeographic model's weakness for understanding human insularity.