Great Cats & Rare Canids Act

I’m much more familiar with clouded leopards and African wild dogs because they are displayed in zoos as ambassadors and as captive breeding stock. They too, are imperiled species, and although we may have more data on them, I suspect we know more about these carnivorans because zoos have put them on our radar.

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State of the Wild, 2010-2011 (WCS-Conservation in Times of War: Safeguarding Biodiversity in Conflict and Post-Conflict Settings)

Last night I attended a congressional staff briefing and panel discussion with WCS directors. The featured presentation “Conservation in Times of War: Safeguarding Biodiversity in Conflict and Post-Conflict Settings” is addressed in the WCS State of the Wild Report for 2010-2011.  The panelists included Dr. Steven E. Sanderson (Wildlife Conservation Society President and CEO), Dr. […]

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