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Assessing the extinction risk of the great bustard Otis tarda in Africa

Palacín, C., Martín, B., Onrubia, A. & Alonso, J. C. 2016. Assessing the extinction risk of the great bustard Otis tarda in Africa. Endang Species Res 30: 73–82. doi: 10.3354/esr00726 (Open Access) Abstract: We studied the dynamics and trend of the … Continue reading

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100 years after ‘Martha’, The Last Passenger Pigeon: reflexions

“Never to Be Repeated: Lessons From the Passenger Pigeon“, published in the Cornell Lab of Ornithology website about the centennial of the death of Martha, the very last Passenger Pigeon (Ectopistes migratorius): “A hundred years after they went extinct, Passenger Pigeons are … Continue reading

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