Evidence complacency hampers conservation

The pernicious problem of evidence complacency, illustrated here through conservation policy and practice, results in poor practice and inefficiencies. It also increases our vulnerability to a ‘post-truth’ world dealing with ‘alternative facts’.

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Sutherland, W.J., Wordley, C.F.R. Evidence complacency hampers conservation. Nat Ecol Evol 1, 1215–1216 (2017). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41559-017-0244-1

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