CLAWS Founder quoted in New York Times article on Leopard Status


This morning the New York Times published a story entitled "Leopards Are More Vulnerable Than Previously Believed, Study Finds" in anticipation of the release of a new study.  Dr. Andrew Stein, the CLAWS founder, is quoted in the article saying, "Partly on the basis of the findings, the cat specialist group of the International Union for Conservation of Nature has recommended that the leopard (Panthera pardus) be reclassified on its Red List of threatened species as “vulnerable,” indicating that stronger conservation efforts are needed"

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