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My marwellous life in zoos and conservation

John Knowles

My marwellous life in zoos and conservation

by John Knowles

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Published by Book Guild in Brighton, England .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Knowles, John,
  • Marwell Zoological Park,
  • Zoologists -- Great Britain -- Biography,
  • Wildlife conservationists -- Great Britain -- Biography,
  • Wildlife conservation -- Great Britain

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementJohn Knowles.
    GenreBiography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL31.K56 A3 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination193 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages193
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23992477M
    ISBN 101846243653
    ISBN 109781846243653
    LC Control Number2009674922

    A Life in Lockdown - Born Free calls for overhaul and reform of ‘out of touch’ laws governing zoos International wildlife charity Born Free is calling on the Government to implement a long-overdue review and reform of the Zoo Licensing Act to significantly raise the standards in the more than licensed zoos in ://   In the face of mass extinction, a new report by the World Association of Zoos and Aquariums (WAZA) argues that every zoo should devote at least 3% of their budgets to conservation ://

    The Role of Zoos in Conservation. 1. There are 39 animal species currently listed by the IUCN as Extinct in the Wild. These are species that would have vanished totally were it not for captive populations around the world, many of which reside in   Addressing related topics as diverse as zoo animal welfare, species reintroductions, amphibian extinctions, and whether zoos can truly be “wild,” this book explores the whole range of research and conservation practices that spring from zoos and aquariums while emphasizing the historical, scientific, and ethical traditions that shape these

    Woburn Safari. Woburn safari is one of the ethical zoos in England with a twist. Woburn lets you experience a slightly different insight into the animal’s lives by keeping you in the in the comfort of your car, drive through the wild exhibits and watch the animals display their natural behaviour almost completely free of walls and with minimal human :// Yes, with moderation. Keeping animals in captivity is a great way to find out about animals and to help endangered species, but if we breed animals, most of them cannot be released back into the wild as they do not have the skills to hunt/forage for food, so we will end up with a stock of animals that cannot be released into the wild, because of this, we have to sell the animals to other zoos


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