Articles Tagged with “panda”

6 Articles found tagged with “panda”.

  • Panda Conservation Worth Billions Every Year

    Panda conservation is often criticised due to the huge cost involved. But a new study has proven that, as an umbrella species that helps conserve the other species it shares a habitat with, panda conservation has great value.

    By Alex Taylor on 13th August 2018
  • Panda Data Shows Success

    A large scale study of giant panda habitat use and threats to their survival has proven how valuable long-term data is to the conservation of species. Pandas are using secondary forests far more than they have before, however human presence in panda habitats is increasing.

    By Alex Taylor on 12th August 2018
  • Further Updates to the Red List

    Further updates to the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species was released during the IUCN World Conservation Congress earlier this month.

    By Alex Taylor on 3rd October 2016
  • Umbrella Effect of Pandas

    Chinese measures to protect this conservation icon have also benefited a number of other threatened species, including birds, mammals and amphibians.

    By Alex Taylor on 1st October 2015
  • Panda Habitat Saved from Horse Threat

    Michigan State University (MSU) have recently discovered that livestock, horses in particular, are a significant threat to pandas.

    By Alex Taylor on 12th March 2014
  • Bamboo Famine Threatens Pandas

    The reason why bamboo will be so seriously affected by climate change is the plant’s unusual reproductive cycle.

    By Alex Taylor on 21st November 2012