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Ecological Trail
But should we? What are the potential consequences to our environment? Ascensao et al May 2018 discuss in  https://www.researchgate.net/publication/325155394_Environmental_challenges_for_the_Belt_and_Road_Initiative . Bill Laurance describes it as the environmentally riskiest venture ever  http://alert-conservation.org/issues-research-highlights/2018/5/23/chinas-belt-road-is-environmentally-riskiest-venture-ever This Wednesday, 9am in UC Biology we (Fouth Year Conservation) are debating the Belt and Road scheme- anyone welcome!
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Unfortunately due to local issues we are unable to send students to NMFP. However the field station is as active as ever- it is full of undergraduates from Nigerian universities doing their six month ‘work experience’ and the field assistants are carrying out all the routine sampling. For international postgraduate students interested in working on...
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