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Adventure science on American Prairie Reserve

ADVENTURERS AND SCIENTISTS FOR CONSERVATION | 20 November 2013 LANDMARK seeks adventure scientists for survey crew members The steppes of Kazakhstan, Mongolia, Patagonia and the Northern Great Plains of America are the...

Imagine American Prairie Reserve

ARLO HEMPHILL | 20 November 2013 IMAGINE a grassland reserve of THREE-MILLION acres – a wildlife spectacle that rivals the Serengeti and an AWE-INSPIRING place for you and your children...
Gray wolves

George Monbiot: For more wonder, rewild the world

  TED | Filmed July 2013, Posted on TED September 2013, Posted on I am Wilderness 14 November 2013 Wolves were once native to the US' Yellowstone National Park -- until...
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Jaguar spotted near Arizona mountains

MIKE KRUMBOLTZ on REVIVE | 27 June 2013 Photos of an extremely rare jaguar roaming forest service land near Arizona’s Santa Rita Mountains have been published by the Arizona Daily Star,...

Biodiversity vital to ecosystem health

  Large-scale biodiversity is vital to maintain ecosystem health GUY LASNIER on UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SANTA CRUZ | 6 June 2013 Over the years ecologists have shown how biological diversity benefits the...
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Fight desertification and climate change

  Allan Savory: How to fight desertification and reverse climate change TED | February 2013, posted to I am Wilderness 13 April 2013 “Desertification is a fancy word for land that is...
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Can synthetic biology save wildlife?

  PUBLIC LIBRARY OF SCIENCE | 2 April 2013 What effects will the rapidly growing field of synthetic biology have on the conservation of nature? The ecological and ethical challenges stemming...
American black bear

Black Bears: Here, Gone, and Back Again

  WILDLIFE CONSERVATION SOCIETY | 28 March 2013 Nevada’s black bears rapidly reoccupying former range RENO, Nevada – A new study from the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) and the Nevada Department of...

The Narcissism of De-Extinction

  By HANNAH WATERS in SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN | March 15, 2013 If people had the ability to resurrect extinct species (dubbed “ de-extinction ”) and reintroduce them to the wild, should...
Southern gastric-brooding frog and habitat

Lost frog DNA revived: Lazarus Project

  UNIVERSITY OF NEW SOUTH WALES | 15 March 2013 The genome of an extinct Australian frog has been revived and reactivated by a team of scientists using sophisticated cloning technology...

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ARLO HEMPHILL for I AM WILDERNESS | 13 May 2017 The curiquingue - or carunculated caracara Phalcoboenus carunculatus - live only in the high altitude...