Archive for January, 2010

George Schaller quote

January 31, 2010

“You can do the best science in the world but unless emotion is involved it’s not really very relevant. Conservation is based on emotion. It comes from the heart and one should never forget that.”

Alan Rabinowitz speaks out

January 25, 2010

Yesterday’s NY Times carried an opinion piece from the Big Cat himself, Alan Rabinowitz. It’s not going to please a lot (more…)

Short follow-up

January 23, 2010

Here’s a blip from today’s AZ Daily Star. I hope the people involved have good lawyers lined up in case this progresses. (more…)

AZGF response to IG’s report

January 23, 2010

I can’t say that this really has anything of substance but this is what Arizona Game & Fish is saying about all the Macho B fallout. (more…)

A sad, sad story

January 22, 2010
Snaring deliberate, and state lacked permits, US reports

As usual Tony Davis and Tim Stellar of the Az Daily Star have the best coverage of the jaguar’s saga in AZ. And things couldn’t be more dysfunctional and jacked up. Here’s the latest. I’ll have to ruminate on this a bit more. (more…)

More on Feds’ ruling

January 13, 2010

Once again the Az Daily Star has the best reporting on the jaguar lawsuits and the USFWS decision. Here’s the latest (more…)

Habitat Reversal

January 12, 2010

Hello jaguar junkies, Happy 2010. Here’s a blip (with more to come, no doubt) on today’s critical habitat (more…)