As we consider the plight of the tiger, we ask whether commerce could be harnessed as a powerful ally for species conservation.
Michael `t Sas-Rolfes
Is wildlife breeding an acceptable conservation strategy?
South Africa has lifted its ban on domestic rhino horn trade, allowing sustainable horn to compete with poached horn on the market. Do lovers of rhinos have cause for optimism?
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.