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Conservation’s best kept secret (database)
(January 18, 2017, 12:00 am) A small NGO, Species360, manages a database that stores records on thousands of species around the world, with countless potential applications.
A trip on Borneo’s Mahakam River in search of forgotten wildlife
(January 15, 2017, 8:10 pm) In November 2016, Erik Meijaard of Borneo Futures set out to retrace the footsteps of Henry Cushier Raven, a specimen collector who travelled extensively in East Kalimantan, Indonesia between 1912 and 1914. Meijaard’s team set out to learn which species Raven found and whether we can still find these species today. His findings suggest significant local diversity declines for mammals and birds, but there are reasons for hope.