Road Construction: Ecological and Social Problems
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Roads are greatly influencing the function, structure, and integrity of ecosystems. As roads are being built into networks and road surfaces are being replaced by hard materials, their impacts on ecosystems, wilds animals, and society is increasing. There has been a lack of ecological and sociological consideration in the planning and de…

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Piao, Zhengji and Shen, Xiaohui, “Road Construction: Ecological and Social Problems”, in: Chinese Research Perspectives Online, Edited by: International Advisory Board Chinese Research Perspectives Online. Consulted online on 16 December 2017 <>

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