South Africa has legalized domestic rhino horn trade. This trade will make rhinos an asset to local people, ultimately aiding in this endangered species's conservation.
By assuming the liability of big cats in cattle country, conservationists can reduce human-wildlife conflict.
Wildlife conservation ultimately boils down to one word: incentives.
Fact: Destroying ivory and rhino horn could actually encourage poaching.
Rudyard Kipling’s story of a wolf foster mother may seem pretty far-fetched, but recent studies have shown that gray wolves really will foster orphaned pups.
Environmentalists using the Endangered Species Act for political purposes find a new mascot.
Cambodia's tiger population has been declared functionally extinct. Can they be successfully reintroduced?
March 3 is World Wildlife Day, a time to celebrate the many species found on our planet and to raise awareness for wildlife conservation. PERC's research shows that when local people benefit from the presence of wildlife, populations increase.
Private conservation is not a new idea. Over the years, work by private entities has grown to face new environmental problems, but it is clear the ideas had taken root many years ago.