Review of Singing the Turtles to Sea: The Comcáac (Seri) Art and Science of Reptiles, by Gary Paul Nabhan
Although endangered populations are typically delisted once they reach a certain population threshold, this doesn’t tell the whole story.
Although European environmentalists see quarries as scars in the Earth, these industrial operations may actually play a critical role in preserving rare species.
Many boaters exceed the speed limits set to protect manatees, and boat collisions cause about a quarter of the deaths of these endangered marine mammals in Florida.
Global live seafood trade is barely regulated even though it could be a significant conservation threat.
Animal welfare advocates want to ban fox hunting in Britain, and most Members of Parliament agree.
Although the high ocean surface temperatures during the 1997-1998 El Niño bleached coral reefs in more than 50 tropical countries worldwide, patches of coral did survive in or near the dama
Restoration efforts often over-look the importance of “phenotype diversity,” or non-heritable variations in morphology and behavior that suit different parts of a habitat.
When and endangered species is limited to a single location, one chance event can erase it from existence.
Accessible, transparent, and scientifically sound information can translate choices at the cash register into better marine conservation.