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A negative value (-50%) indicates that this sector contributes to the total reduction in emissions of acidifying substances (by 50%). A positive value indicates an increase in emission in this sector and a negative impact on the total reduction in emissions.
Home gardens can add immensely to the biodiversity of cities and towns.
They provide cover, feeding and commuting routes for wildlife including hedgehogs, badgers, birds and butterflies. If you have a garden, increase its value by planting berry-bearing trees and flowering plants. Rowan, bird cherry and dandelion, among others, can serve as food and shelter to a wide range of invertebrates.
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