Tagged orangutan

SLOW BREEDERS

— “published in frontiers in ecology and evolution, the study suggests that a combination of key vital rates governing population growth is a better indicator of a species’ viability than short-term trends in population size and distribution”. read :  rethinking ‘endangered species’ definition to save slow-breeding giants more : frontiers in ecology and evolution    

POSITIVE IMPACTS PROVEN

— “for most of the rare and endangered species analysed, ecotourism makes the critical difference between survival and extinction” read article : does ecotourism save endangered species? more : plos one