Biodiversity

To prevent extinctions, world's protected areas must be larger and better connected - new study

Small, isolated areas of protection aren't enough to prevent extinctions. Image: REUTERS/Baz Ratner

David Williams

Lecturer in Sustainability and the Environment, University of Leeds

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Musk ox: one of a few mammals living in the world’s largest national park in Greenland. Image: Fitawoman / Shutterstock
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Small protected areas, like this one in London, can only support small populations of most mammals. Image: LWT Gunnersbury Triangle

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