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Conservation biology: Reflecting the past

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Unsatisfied with merely halting environmental destruction, some conservationists are trying to reconstruct ecosystems of the past. Emma Marris travels back in time with the rewilders.

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Click here for a slideshow of scenes from the Oostvaardersplassen. Click here to hear Emma Marris talk about this story on the this week's Nature Podcast.

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Marris, E. Conservation biology: Reflecting the past. Nature 462, 30–32 (2009).

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