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  • ISSN: 0030-6053 (Print), 1365-3008 (Online)
  • Editor: Dr Martin Fisher
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Published for Fauna & Flora International
Oryx—The International Journal of Conservation is a bimonthly, peer-reviewed, open access journal of biodiversity conservation, conservation policy and sustainable use, and the interaction of these subjects with social, economic and political issues. The journal has a particular interest in material that has the potential to improve conservation management and practice, supports the publishing and communication aspirations of conservation researchers and practitioners worldwide and helps build capacity for conservation. Besides articles and short communications, Oryx regularly publishes reviews, forum sections and letters, and every issue includes comprehensive reporting of international conservation news. For a personal subscription please visit: www.fauna-flora.org/appeals/oryx

Oryx Blog

  • New Issue: May 2021
  • 05 May 2021, Emma Muench
  • Our May 2021 issue features a special section on reptile and amphibian conservation, with articles on snakes, lizards, turtles, frogs and salamanders. Our lead article and cover photo by Edvárd Mizsei et al. features the Endangered Greek meadow viper, a species increasingly at risk as a result of climate change. The accompanying Briefly section includes […] The post New Issue: May 2021 first appeared on Oryx—The International Journal of Conservation....
  • Monitoring mountain ungulates with camera traps
  • 29 April 2021, Ranjana Pal
  • ‘We disturbed the camera position again,’ said Vinod, my field assistant. With a deep sigh, Vinod sat down on a rock beside me. After a moment for pause, I took a chocolate bar from my bag, broke it in two, and shared it with him. We sat and ate in silence, gazing at the distant […] The post Monitoring mountain ungulates with camera traps first appeared on Oryx—The International Journal of Conservation....
  • Conservation of primates and arboreal mammals in the Atlantic Forest
  • 26 April 2021, Rodrigo Costa-Araújo
  • Rodrigo Costa-Araújo, André Regolin, Felipe Martello, João Pedro de Souza-Alves, Milton Cezar Ribeiro & Tomas Hrbek More than 60% of all known primate species are threatened with extinction and nearly all the primates’ populations are declining. Many primates are found in highly diverse tropical forests areas known as hotspots, the majority of which are unsustainably […] The post Conservation of primates and arboreal mammals in the Atlantic Forest first appeared on Oryx—The International Journal of Conservation....

Oryx on the Cambridge Core Blog

  • Ecotourism transforms attitudes to marine conservation
  • 11 May 2020, Cambridge University Press
  • An Oryx study has shown how ecotourism in the Philippines has transformed people’s attitudes towards marine conservation. Researchers from the University of Victoria in Canada and Large Marine Vertebrates Research Institute Philippines (LAMAVE), visited three sites where tourists pay to swim with whale sharks in the wild.…...