Bio: Mark is a researcher and lecturer in his 10th year at JCU. His research focuses on marine turtle biology and behavior. He is the Co-Vice Chair of the IUCN Marine Turtle Specialist Group and a member of the Science Advise Panel for the United Nations Indian Ocean Marine Turtle MoU. Occasionally he gets to go and see turtles.
Measuring conservation in a way that counts
A new study raises questions on whether current conservation science and policy for protected areas could be saving more biodiversity—with political and economic expediency often having taken prece