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Photo-tourism and trophy hunting of lions: a sideways look at consistency in conservation

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Trophy hunting of wild lions (Panthera leo) is controversial - its impact on conservation has been much debated. It involves the hunting of selected individuals for sport and usually taking their body parts for display. The US recently listed the African lion on the Endangered Species Act, and the United States Fisheries and Wildlife Service (USFWS) now permits the import of lion trophies only from areas where hunting can be demonstrated to benefit conservation. The rationale is that many US...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1111/cobi.13066

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Zoology
Oxford college:
Pembroke College
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University of Oxford
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MPLS Division
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Zoology
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS Division
Department:
Zoology
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Wiley Publisher's website
Journal:
Conservation Biology Journal website
Volume:
32
Issue:
3
Pages:
744-746
Publication date:
2017-12-15
Acceptance date:
2017-11-17
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EISSN:
1523-1739
ISSN:
0888-8892
Source identifiers:
746807
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pubs:746807
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uuid:89030029-d5ea-4c5d-8540-049fb5185597
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pubs:746807
Deposit date:
2017-11-17

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