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February 2007
Biologist;Feb2007, Vol. 54 Issue 1, p9
Academic Journal
The article provides information on the Evolutionarily Distinct and Globally Endangered (EDGE) of Existence program launched by the Zoological Society of London, England. According to the author, the program aims to preserve vanishing species by imposing research and conservation action in assuring their future. Species were assessed by giving evolutionary distinctiveness (EZ) score and globally endangered (GE) score which will determine the threat attained and priority of treatment.


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