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Evidence That Nature Reserves Help Endangered Species

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Evidence That Nature Reserves Help Endangered Species

Postby chaos_dream » Sun Jan 07, 2007 11:49 am

I was just wondering if anyone could cite any instances of actual evidence that nature reserves improve population growth rates/increase population numbers?
I'm writing a report for my biology degree and need some facts to back up my proposal.

I don't really mind what organism it's in reference to but large carnivores would be great

thanks!
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Postby mith » Sun Jan 07, 2007 9:16 pm

You need proof that having nature reserves discourage hunting and poaching?
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Postby MrMistery » Sun Jan 07, 2007 9:36 pm

that's like asking for stats that people with umbrellas get rained on less than people without..
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