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China Is Closing Its Wildlife Markets. Let’s Make It Permanent.
China Is Closing Its Wildlife Markets. Let’s Make It Permanent.

This piece comes to us from Colin Poole, a Regional Director for WCS (Wildlife Conservation Society) based in Phnom Penh, where he manages a portfolio of programs that include China.

This week, we are reopening the WCS (Wildlife Conservation Society) office in Guangzhou, China, and—after working from home for over two ...

Coronavirus: Why Now?
Coronavirus: Why Now?

Additional Reading: The Coronavirus and Its Connection to Wildlife

By now, most of the world has heard of the new Novel Coronavirus, 2019-nCoV, a respiratory illness traced back to a live animal market in Wuhan, China. While the animal source of the 2019-nCoV has not yet been identified, we at NATURE ...