The value of species and the ethical foundations of assisted colonization.

@article{Sandler2010TheVO,
  title={The value of species and the ethical foundations of assisted colonization.},
  author={Ronald Sandler},
  journal={Conservation biology : the journal of the Society for Conservation Biology},
  year={2010},
  volume={24 2},
  pages={424-31}
}
Discourse around assisted colonization focuses on the ecological risks, costs, and uncertainties associated with the practice, as well as on its technical feasibility and alternative approaches to it. Nevertheless, the ethical underpinnings of the case for assisted colonization are claims about the value of species. A complete discussion of assisted… CONTINUE READING