How to take a census of Earth’s biodiversity? One team of researchers has a plan

How do you monitor the number and location of Earth’s plants and animals at any given time? It’s a daunting, planet-sized problem, but an international team of researchers has published a proposal for how to do just that. As wildlife faces threats from habitat loss, invasive species, disease and climate change, policymakers need clear, accurate … Continue reading How to take a census of Earth’s biodiversity? One team of researchers has a plan