Monday, 23 October 2017

Snow Leopards Still Threatened by Consumer Demand for Skins and Body Parts

Despite having their “threat level" lowered a bit recently, snow leopards are still faced with the same consumer demand which is driving the poaching and trafficking of tigers and leopards across Asia. Story here.
Snow Leopard taken at Marwell Wildlife Park, Hampshire, UK

Zoonotic disease risk linked to human land use management

Nature Cattle in the Amazon. An Adobe photo. Human-managed ecosystems harbour more hosts of zoonotic disease than undisturbed habitats, a Na...