Short article excerpts:
“Ebola, West Nile virus and Sars are also all zoonotic illnesses: they started out in animals, and designed the jump to humans.
But that bounce is not automatic. It is pushed, according to the report by the United Nations Natural environment Programme and the Intercontinental Livestock Exploration Institute, by the degradation of our purely natural ecosystem – for illustration by land degradation, wildlife exploitation, resource extraction and weather adjust. This alters the way animals and humans interact.”