By Derrick Jensen
Right now a superbly poetic memoir and an exploration of a few of the methods we are living on the planet, A Language Older Than Words explains violence as a pathology that touches each point of our lives and certainly impacts all features of lifestyles in the world. This chronicle of a tender man's force to go beyond family abuse bargains a hard examine our around the globe feel of group and the way we will be able to sort things.
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G. in a tree) is disturbed, the bats will take flight and this can lead to premature exhaustion of fat reserves and, consequently, death (Van Dyck and Strahan 2008). g. vegetation clearance) in a season outside of the hibernation period. e. e. outside of the breeding season) (Department of the Environment, Water, Heritage and Arts 2009a). g. through a research or investigative study). Construction of a development could be staged to avoid impacts that would otherwise occur if the entire development was constructed at the one time.
Build multiple storeys on buildings rather than spreading one storey buildings over a greater area. Increase efficiency of the components of a development. Select a more direct route for linear infrastructure. Group components of a development. Streamline linear infrastructure, such as roads, rail and power, within the same corridor. Re-use existing facilities before creating new ones. Share infrastructure between developments. Avoid placement of structures that can obstruct movement. Burying pipelines would enable animals to move over them and sufficiently raising pipelines on concrete blocks would enable small animals to pass under them.
Wildlife buffers that are sub-optimal may reduce the impact to a degree, yet still adversely impact the species or its habitat (Cockle and Richardson 2003). Ongoing management of a wildlife buffer is often needed to ensure its continued effectiveness. The optimum width for a wildlife buffer, or setback distance, is often inferred from studies of movement and habitat use, as well as from studies on edge effects. 4. Examples of varying buffer widths Buffer width (m) Example 30 Lemckert and Brassil (2000) concluded that a buffer of 30 m from a stream should be effective in protecting the breeding habitat generally used by the endangered giant barred frog (Mixophyes iteratus) from logging in northern New South Wales.
A Language Older Than Words by Derrick Jensen