TITLE

Reassessing Conservation Goals in a Changing Climate

AUTHOR(S)
Camacho, Alejandro E.; Doremus, Holly; Mclachlan, Jason S.; Minteer, Ben A.
PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
Issues in Science & Technology;Summer2010, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
In this article the author discusses aspects of the challenges brought by climate change to the policy for the conservation of natural resources. It states that climate change poses threats to the conservation policy such as the altering of habitats on a grand scale and the shift in the ranges of species around the world to accommodate warming trends. Furthermore, several proposals for the managed relocation of some species to locations where they have no historic tie are discussed.
ACCESSION #
52423915

 

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