Urban sprawl

Title Info
Source Dan L. Perlman
Ecosystems Grasslands, savannas; Forests
Forests Temperate coniferous forest
Grasslands and savannas Temperate grassland
Human impacts Urbanization
Conservation Habitat loss
Lessons Habitat loss
Date 2000
Location Colorado,USA,North America

Urban sprawl reaching out across the landscape, Western USA. This grassland is being carved up by roads and driveways for a small development of dispersed houses. Perhaps it will extend to the forest in the background in the next wave of development.