Lion conservation requires effective international cooperation

In response to the alarming population declines of one of the most charismatic representatives of the megafauna, the lion, a team of international wildlife lawyers and lion experts joined efforts to assess the current and potential future role of international treaties regarding the carnivore's conservation. As a result, their review, published in the open-access journal Nature Conservation, provides concrete recommendations for optimizing the contributions of the various treaties to lion conservation.

Lion conservation requires effective international cooperation

Lions belong to the world's most charismatic megafauna. However, lion numbers and range have declined alarmingly over the last two decades.

Wed 13 Sep 17 from Phys.org

Lion conservation requires effective international cooperation, Wed 13 Sep 17 from Eurekalert

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