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dc.contributor.authorGrant, Tandora D.
dc.date.accessioned2020-07-13T23:11:22Z
dc.date.available2020-07-13T23:11:22Z
dc.date.issued2014
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12634/494
dc.description.abstractYou know what is a huge bummer? Being a part of an amazing conservation success story to recover a species, only to reach the point where all those efforts appear lost. I know I’m not the only conservationist who has fought similar battles — many losing, but occasionally winning. I still have hope that reason will prevail and my colleagues and I can make further progress toward true recovery and the long-term goals of sustainability. The Jamaican Iguana (Cyclura collei) is a really big lizard that was thought to have been extinct for 40-something years when a small number of individuals were found in the rugged limestone interior of the Hellshire Hills on the southern coast of Jamaica…
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dc.rightsCopyright © 2014. Tandora D. Grant. All rights reserved
dc.subjectIGUANAS
dc.subjectWILDLIFE MANAGEMENT
dc.subjectWILDLIFE CONSERVATION
dc.subjectCARIBBEAN ISLANDS
dc.subjectANIMAL-HUMAN RELATIONSHIPS
dc.subjectNATURE RESERVES
dc.titleBiosphere reserve to transshipment Port: Travesty for Jamaica's Goat Islands.
dc.typeArticle
dc.source.journaltitleInternational Reptile Conservation Foundation Journal. Reptiles and Amphibians Conservation and Natural History
dc.source.volume21
dc.source.issue2
dc.source.beginpage37
dc.source.endpage43
dcterms.dateAccepted2014
refterms.dateFOA2020-07-14T19:56:27Z
html.description.abstractYou know what is a huge bummer? Being a part of an amazing conservation success story to recover a species, only to reach the point where all those efforts appear lost. I know I’m not the only conservationist who has fought similar battles — many losing, but occasionally winning. I still have hope that reason will prevail and my colleagues and I can make further progress toward true recovery and the long-term goals of sustainability. The Jamaican Iguana (Cyclura collei) is a really big lizard that was thought to have been extinct for 40-something years when a small number of individuals were found in the rugged limestone interior of the Hellshire Hills on the southern coast of Jamaica…


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