Why corridors matter

In ecological terms, a corridor is a pathway of natural habitat between two larger patches of habitat. Animals can use corridors to travel from one living space to another. As more and more space is developed, we are sacrificing these ecologically crucial pathways. Here’s one reason that corridors matter:

http://m.livescience.com/42500-cougar-inbreeding-habitat-fragmentation.html?google_editors_picks=true

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