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1 title: Ecology
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3 <page>
4 <h1>Ecology</h1>
5 <p>
6 These essays and reports were written for my studies at the Open Polytechnic
7 and could be considered summaries of fairly recent research. If you find
8 factual inaccuracies in these documents or would like to complain about my
9 writing style, please send me an email.
10 </p>
11
12 <h2>New Zealand Ecology</h2>
13 <ul class="list">
14 <li>
15 <a href="downies/1-threatened-species.pdf">Threatened species</a>
16 <br/>
17 <div class="description">Phocarctos hookeri, Placostylus hongii, and Dactylanthus taylorii</div>
18 </li>
19 <li>
20 <a href="downies/2-new-zealand-ecosystems.pdf">Ecosystems</a>
21 <br/>
22 <div class="description">Coastal dunes; Rivers and streams</div>
23 </li>
24 <li>
25 <a href="downies/3-marine-reserves-and-nzbs.pdf">Marine Reserves &amp; NZ Biodiversity Strategy</a>
26 <br/>
27 <div class="description">Investigative report on marine reserves; newspaper article on the New Zealand Biodiversity Strategy</div>
28 </li>
29 </ul>
30
31 <h2>Global Environmental Studies</h2>
32 <ul class="list">
33 <li>
34 <a href="downies/4-human-impacts-on-ecosystems.pdf">Ecosystems and human impacts</a>
35 <br/>
36 <div class="description">Definition of ecosystems; how ecosystems sustain life on earth; human impacts on ecosystems</div>
37 </li>
38 <li>
39 <a href="downies/5-industry-ozone-climate-change-agriculture.pdf">Industry, agriculture, ozone depletion and climate change</a>
40 <br/>
41 <div class="description">The impact of industrial activity on ecosystems; on ozone depletion and climate change; the impact of agricultural practices on freshwater</div>
42 </li>
43 <li>
44 <a href="downies/6-on-biodiversity-loss-and-human-population-pressures.pdf">On biodiversity loss and human population pressures</a>
45 <br/>
46 <div class="description">Essay on human population pressures, biodiversity loss, and the international response to these issues. Includes recommendations for future action.</div>
47 </li>
48 </ul>
49
50 <h2>Sustainable Development and New Zealand</h2>
51 <ul class="list">
52 <li>
53 <a href="downies/3-1-sustainable-development--a-revolution-or-business-as-usual.pdf">Sustainable development — a revolution or business as usual?</a>
54 </li>
55 <li>
56 <a href="downies/3-2-energy-production-and-consumption-in-nz.pdf">Energy production and consumption in New Zealand</a>
57 </li>
58 <li>
59 <a href="downies/3-3-fishing-in-nz.pdf">Fishing in New Zealand</a>
60 <br/>
61 <div class="description">Implications for conservation and fisheries management in the context of sustainability</div>
62 </li>
63 </ul>
64 </page>