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Scientists propose rethinking ‘endangered species’ definition to save slow-breeding giants

06:37 EDT 17 May 2019 | Science Blog

Scientists propose rethinking 'endangered species' definition to save slow-breeding giantsConservation decisions based on population counts may fail to protect large, slow-breeding animals from irrevocable decline, according to new research coinciding with Endangered Species Day. “Critical thresholds in so-called vital rates – such as mortality and fertility rates among males and females of various ages – can signal an approaching population collapse long before numbers […]

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