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Ethics and Barred Owls in Conservation Magazine

Warren Cornwall has written an excellent article on the ethics of managing barred owls for Conservation magazine — There Will Be Blood. The article focuses on the moral conundrum of choosing the flourishing of a species over the well being … Continue reading

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Coyotes: We Can’t Kill Our Way to Conservation

Reposted from the blog of the Center for Urban Resilience. In late September 2014, the California city of Seal Beach ignited a controversy by adopting a proposal to trap and kill coyotes. To date several coyotes have been killed with … Continue reading

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National Geographic and the Ethics of Barred Owl Management

Yesterday, National Geographic published a video and article on the ethics of managing barred owls, Shooting Owls to Save Other Owls. Written and produced by acclaimed environmental journalist Isabelle Groc,the story does the best job to date of explaining the … Continue reading

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Outdoor Cats and Wildlife: Ethical and Policy Implications

Friday, 31 May 2013 @ 11:30 – 13:00 Humane Society of the United States 700 Professional Drive Gaithersburg, MD 20879 The management of outdoor cats is one of the hottest issues in animal welfare and wildlife conservation today. Arguments rage … Continue reading

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Outdoor Cats and Biodiversity: What Are the Ethical and Policy Implications?

Wednesday, 24 April 2013 @ 07:00 – 09:30 Visitor Center Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge 680 Hudson Road Sudbury, MA 01776 United States Sponsored by Friends of the Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge, www.farnwr.org The management of outdoor cats is … Continue reading

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