“Unfortunately, many analysts – in academia, special-interest groups, governments, and the press – still presume that common-pool problems are all dilemmas in which the participants themselves cannot avoid producing suboptimal results, and in some cases disastrous results.” … 450 more words
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That is the bad news at the center of a new study by a group of scientists including Paul Ehrlich, the Bing Professor of Population Studies in biology and a senior fellow at the Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment.
June 3rd, 2015 (Stuart Winter). THE much-loved puffin is faced by so many threats that it is being given the same conservation status as the giant panda, tiger and blue whale. 274 more words
This is the second article in a series that I’m writing for a Chinese magazine targeting wildlife conservation. As you may
guess, they started with Panda conservation, so the magazine is called… 1,534 more words
The Mekong was an incredible place. The whole industry is fishing. All the banks are lined with nets. The people are out in small boats casting nets. 146 more words