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Hi,
What are some problems that humans cause that messes up the food chain?
Thanks

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Hi Chloe
Just about everything we do messes up the food chains. The destruction of habitats  does away with producers and first order consumers. In Ohio we have a large deer population.
The hunting and killing of predators causes increase if prey species.
The use of toxic chemicals that kill invertebrates.
The introduction of invasive species alters the ecology

I could go on and on but you get the idea

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