We have a moral responsibility to protect the world’s ‘special places’–those richest in biodiversity and most threatened by human advances.
This may get out of hand and we’ll suddenly be looking at a very rapid warming of the planet.
Humanity has taken over nearly all the low-lying land that can be farmed on Earth today. Wild creatures have survived by holding on in highland areas, but now these are threatened; not by agriculture, but rather by climate change. And when these mountain refuges are destroyed as they warm up, there will be nowhere else [...]