Move it or lose it: saving species in a changing climate

16 Oct 2020
Mountain pygmy possum
The mountain pygmy-possum, which also lives in alpine habitats, is another species that would benefit from being moved to a different environment. 

Humans will need to physically relocate many species to ensure their survival in the face of climate change, University of Queensland-led research recommends.

UQ School of Earth and Environmental Sciences researcher Dr Nathalie Butt said that conservationists must seriously consider expanding their species translocation strategy to stop mass extinctions.

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