Category Archives: Restoration

Attempts to reintroduce an endangered bird species to the Atlantic rainforest of Brazil

Attempts have been made to reintroduce the red-billed curassow to a wildlife reserve in Brazil
Attempts have been made to reintroduce the endangered red-billed curassow to a wildlife reserve in Brazil

ResearchBlogging.org Long-term monitoring is key to determining if the reintroduction of captive-bred red-billed curassows is to be a success. 

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Risky business? Using biological control methods to eradicate a marine pest species

Can the New Zealand sea  urchin be used as a biocontrol agent of invasive species?
Can the New Zealand sea urchin be used as a biocontrol agent of invasive species?

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Boosting the natural population of New Zealand sea urchins may help to eliminate an invasive Asian sea kelp, but at what cost?  Continue reading Risky business? Using biological control methods to eradicate a marine pest species