Conservation

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Conservation

One million plant and animal species are at risk of extinction. For the sake of future generations, how can we conserve Earth’s biodiversity?
A zoologist explains his love of the Serengeti, and why it’s important for scientists to reach out...
“To deal with the biodiversity crisis we need to find a way to give nature more space.”
Theoretical biologist Sally Otto says we need to act quickly and decisively.
Nature in Freefall
One million plant and animal species are at risk of extinction. For the sake of future generations,...
To save the most species at risk, we may have to accept the loss of a few that are beyond help.
David Boyd, PhD’10, points out that other countries have already recognized the legal rights of...
Elephants are key to Kenya’s ecology, culture and economy, yet conflict with humans is threatening...
Vanishing animals command headlines, but declining plant diversity also imperils humans
The key to a sustainable world fishery may well lie in our ability to monetize conservation.