Can allowing culling increase the social tolerance of problem wildlife and consequently decrease poaching rates?Continue reading "Hunting Wildlife to Decrease Poaching Rates"
Hunting bans can negatively affect the wellbeing of local people and undermine conservation efforts.Continue reading "Downsides of Imposed Hunting Bans"
Some amongst the world’s most prominent scientists debate the future of trophy huntingContinue reading "Scientists Debate the Future of Trophy Hunting"
The economic and cultural hegemony of the Global North on the South is conserving wildlife but oppressing indigenous and rural people. This calls for a change. Conservation doesn’t have to be brutal.Continue reading "Neo-Colonialism: The Dark Side of Today’s Conservation"
New evidence sheds light on how the intricate lives of European hunter-gatherers deeply intertwined with those of carnivore species.Continue reading "Hunter-Gatherers’ Relations with Carnivores 30k Years Ago"
Illegal snares set up to poach herbivores are also killing many carnivoresContinue reading "Illegal Snares May be Killing More Carnivores than We Think"
How to deal with cats? They can be so cuddly, yet deadly and impactful on biodiversityContinue reading "Cats: Pets, Pest Controllers or Pests? How Science Can Inform Management"
Elephants are going tuskless, birds are evolving slender beaks, and moreContinue reading "We Are Changing the Way Wildlife Looks"
The use of lethal removal in wildlife management may be losing stakeholder supportContinue reading "Morality and its Role in Wildlife Management"
Some species are unjustly portrayed negatively by the media, and this may threaten their conservation in the long-term.Continue reading "Misconceived Species and Where to Find Them"