† extinct species
Moving On: Relocating Species in Response to Climate Change: Global Warming Is Not Just Threatening Biodiversity-It Is Challenging the Way Scientists Think about Conservation. How Can a Species Be Preserved in Situ If Its Habitat May Disappear under Climate Change? Managed Relocation May Preserve Some Species for the Future, but Its Success Will Rely on Good Science and a Sound Risk Assessment
Apr 01, 2011; [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] Time is fast running out for one of Australia's most charismatic marsupials, the threatened mountain pygmy...