Weird Conservation: The Strange Side of Saving Endangered Species


Nature is weird. But conservation is weirder.

When scientists need to save an endangered species, sometimes the solution is straightforward: protect habitat, reduce threats, or stop overfishing. But sometimes, conservation requires that you built a robot, search for poop, or devise a seemingly endless variety of techniques to collect animal semen.

Below are some of our favorite stories from the (weird) annals of conservation, and we hope you’ll share yours in the comments below.

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