Science shows that the interaction between an individual and his work environment is a determining factor in the success and happiness of the employee in his job. Biophilia emphasises the existence of an instinctive link between man and nature.
Invasive species are the third most important cause of biodiversity decline worldwide. According to the IUCN, they are responsible for half of all known extinctions and pose a threat to almost a third of rare terrestrial species. By identifying invasive species and how they develop, appropriate management can be put in place.
A major cause of biodiversity loss is the intensification of agriculture. However, the agricultural sector is dependent on it and will have to adapt its practices in the coming years to preserve its resources.
How does biodiversity affect agriculture?
Pesticides have for many years been the preferred method of pest control for farmers. However, their toxicity to human health and the environment is being pointed out by scientists, and alternatives exist.
Solutions to combine biodiversity protection, agriculture and energy production.
Real estate has become aware of its responsibility in terms of ecological footprint. It is now time for real estate to be inspired by nature in order to live in symbiosis with its environment.