WHAT'S INSIDE: CONSERVATION

Conservation is a growing concern in the field of science. As humans continue to consume natural resources, many organisms are headed for extinction.
  • Conservation Issues
  • Conservationists
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FEATURED: CONSERVATION
FPO

Men have been hunting and killing whales for centuries. Early whalers hunted for survival, but their motivation may have changed once there was money to be made. Whaling for profit has been banned since 1986, but whaling for scientific research is still allowed in certain areas, causing much debate.

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ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE: CONSERVATION
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