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Conservation gains from hunting: The Markhor - Chthonic Wildlife Ramblings

Brendan Moyle Nov 20, 2013

Recent days have seen an outpouring of invectives against game hunters on social media.  Much of this outrage misses some vital points about conservation.  Sometimes, sport hunting generates significant conservation benefits.  The reason is that sport hunting isn’t a wild west of killer-shooters ranged against helpless endangered wildlife.  Rather it is often a tightly regulated business that creates benefits for … Read More