Exciting new paper on the importance and decline of natural history!
This paper was inspired by conversations started during the The Natural History Initiative workshops (funded by NSF and UW College on the Environment) focused on the importance of Natural History in Society, Education, Research and Management.
Full article published online – Bioscience .http://bioscience.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2014/03/23/biosci.biu032.full
Make sure to check out the sections at the end that talk about ways forward!
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