News tagged with megafauna

Global megafauna study calls for conservation rethink

It's hard to imagine an Australia ruled by hippopotamus-sized wombats (Diprotodon) and three-metre-tall kangaroos (Procoptodon golian). The continent lost all native megafauna to the Pleistocene extinctions, tens of thousands ...

dateAug 15, 2017 in Ecology
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Megafauna mega-issues

Following a succesful conference on megafauna - large animals - two journals have published special features on the topic.

dateJan 28, 2016 in Ecology
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