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Oct 18, 2017
Supposedly solitary pumas actually hang out with their fellow big cats quite often, frequently coming together and hissing and snarling before settling down to share a delicious elk carcass. That's the startling discovery made by scientists who recently tracked 13 pumas — also called mountain lions...Read more >
Oct 13, 2017
Abstract The human aspects of conservation are often overlooked but will be critical for identifying strategies for biological conservation in the face of climate change. We surveyed the behavioral intentions of coastal landowners with respect to various conservation strategies aimed at...Read more >
Oct 13, 2017
Abstract Freshwater biodiversity is imperiled across the globe, and multiple stressors such as habitat alteration, non-native species invasion, disease, and climate change can act in concert to threaten vulnerable taxa. The amphibian chytrid fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (Bd), which causes...Read more >

Upcoming Events

March 10, 2018 (All day)
The Marriott at Metro Center, 775 12th Street NW, Washington, DC
Our 2018 Switzer Fellows spring retreat and Policy Communications training will take place Saturday...Read more >

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