anthropogenic

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Synonyms for anthropogenic

of or relating to the study of the origins and development of human beings

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But in an era of ubiquitous anthropogenic effects that influence every landscape, can we perpetuate real wildness anywhere?
The observation for the river sample is traceable to various anthropogenic effects [10].
However, the various anthropogenic effects like influx of raw sewage, faecal matter, agricultural run off, third pollution etc finds way in appreciable quantities regularly into the river and may eventually cause the change in the present tropic condition of the ecosystem making it unfit for biota especially the fish.
Chemistry teachers in Holland and Zeeland Michigan spent three summers studying the environmental anthropogenic effects on watersheds, and distilled the results into laboratory sessions for a high school experiment-based environmental science curriculum.
Possible explanations for how and why the disease starts are, among others, pollutants (11), the high intensive chronic anthropogenic effects in the Strait of Gibraltar area, a DMV entering a naive pilot whale population, or a progressive decreasing of humoral immunity against the virus in these populations (12).
Other anthropogenic effects such as commercial whaling, ship strikes, fishing, chemical pollution and the destruction of habitat are contributing to the decline of marine mammal populations.
Globalization and population growth have produced an alarming increase in negative anthropogenic effects on the ecosystem, setting the stage for increased contact with microbes previously hidden within remote regions.