Central America has very rich biodiversity, particularly considering the area’s fairly small land coverage. Covering only less than 1% of the Earth’s surface, Central America is home to around 8% of the world’s plants and animal species.
All species, including humans, depend on one another to thrive. Biodiversity provides all of the services required to make the Earth a livable planet. This article will help you understand the importance of different aspects of biodiversity, including the ecosystem services provided by biodiversity to humans.