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Call of the wild: define it or lose it

Call of the wild: define it or lose it

In our view, defining and quantifying the world’s remaining wilderness and its values call for more concerted efforts towards consensus. To inform conservation policy, concerned scientists and agencies should look beyond their own criteria, measures and thresholds for identifying ‘intact’ ecosystems.

Authors: Sheil, D.; Cerutti, P.O.; Martius, C.

Topic: biodiversity, wildlife, conservation, policy

Publication Year: 2019

ISSN: 1476-4687

Source: Nature 565(7740): 429

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1038/d41586-019-00230-w

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