My thoughts on the Snow Leopard downgrading by the IUCN
Welcome everyone to my first blog for NatsCatsDNA!
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Snow Leopard was recently moved from the category of 'Endangered' to 'Vulnerable' by the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN). A good friend of mine, a wildlife journalist in the States, interviewed me and here's a link to the transcript where I discuss whether this is necessarily a good or bad thing for their conservation:
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