Scientists propose rethinking ‘#Endangered species’ definition. Conservation decisions based on population counts may fail to protect large, slow-breeding #Animals from irrevocable decline, according to new research.

Scientists propose rethinking ‘endangered species’ definition. Conservation decisions based on population counts may fail to protect large, slow-breeding animals from irrevocable decline, according to new research. submitted by /u/b12ftw to r/conservation [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Concerned redditors of the UK and Ireland! Here is a company that produces seed-balls containing 18 native wildflower species to help the declining bee population 🐝🌻! No maintenance required – just drop them in dirt. I bought a hundred balls for £30. Go nuts for a good cause!

Concerned redditors of the UK and Ireland! Here is a company that produces seed-balls containing 18 native wildflower species to help the declining bee population 🐝🌻! No maintenance required – just drop them in dirt. I bought a hundred balls for £30. Go nuts for a good cause! submitted by /u/RickleTickle69 to r/conservation [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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This iguana species is endemic to Utila island, off Honduras. The Utila spiny-tailed iguana is listed as critically #Endangered by IUCN Red List. Fortunately, thanks to Gunther Köhler, the species is now targeted by a breeding program both on Utila and in zoos worldwide for its conservation.

This iguana species is endemic to Utila island, off Honduras. The Utila spiny-tailed iguana is listed as critically endangered by IUCN Red List. Fortunately, thanks to Gunther Köhler, the species is now targeted by a breeding program both on Utila and in zoos worldwide for its conservation. submitted by /u/PierreWildlife to r/conservation [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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A Chain of Species Destruction at Yellowstone: The havoc caused by stocking the park’s lake for sport fishing ravaged ospreys, pelicans, bald eagles, grizzly bears and the lake’s own native cutthroat trout.

A Chain of Species Destruction at Yellowstone: The havoc caused by stocking the park’s lake for sport fishing ravaged ospreys, pelicans, bald eagles, grizzly bears and the lake’s own native cutthroat trout. submitted by /u/drak0bsidian to r/conservation [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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‘A Million Elephants’ No More: Conservationists In Laos Rush To Save An Icon. The Laos government and conservation groups estimate there are only about 800 elephants left in the country — 400 wild elephants, 400 in captivity.

‘A Million Elephants’ No More: Conservationists In Laos Rush To Save An Icon. The Laos government and conservation groups estimate there are only about 800 elephants left in the country — 400 wild elephants, 400 in captivity. submitted by /u/b12ftw to r/conservation [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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