How conservation scientists work

Grace, Marcus and Hare, Tony (2008) How conservation scientists work. School Science Review, 90, (330), 47-52.


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Being a conservation scientist is not easy. Some may regard it as a ‘soft’ science, and yet it necessarily draws on many other fields of cutting-edge science, such as genetics, ecology, climatology, and behavioural and reproductive science. But these scientists also find themselves working under a wide range of political, socio-economic, and cultural pressures. They often need to make tough, rapid decisions and therefore tread a difficult path between science and society.

Item Type: Article
ISSNs: 0036-6811 (print)
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Keywords: conservation, biology, school, science, scientist
Subjects: Q Science > Q Science (General)
L Education > LB Theory and practice of education > LB1603 Secondary Education. High schools
Q Science > QH Natural history > QH301 Biology
Divisions : University Structure - Pre August 2011 > School of Education > Mathematics and Science Education
ePrint ID: 63210
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September 2008Published
Date Deposited: 19 Sep 2008
Last Modified: 31 Mar 2016 12:47

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