Tag: "panda" at biology news
Protecting endangered species helps reduce poverty
...China, illegal and damaging activities in forested panda
reserves declined when communities gained alternative sources of income, such as farming and animal husbandries supported by WWF. In Namibia, the creation of conservancies, where communities are jointly managing their wildlife resources, has resulted...
Brighter future for giant panda?
...ng in the wild than previously thought. The giant panda
is one of the world's most endangered and elusive ...for counting wild animal populations to re-examine panda
population estimates. This method profiles DNA from panda
faeces to provide a more accurate populat...
UI anthropologist, colleagues discover remains of earliest giant panda
...st discovery of a skull from a "pygmy-sized" giant panda
-- the earliest-known ancestor of the giant panda
-- that lived in south China some two million years ago. The ancestor of today's giant panda