Love the Life Lines series?
Four years of Frontiers‘ Life Lines columns are now available in book form. The original articles by Adrian Burton (@AdrianBurton_ on Twitter) are published together with Spanish translations by Manuel Peinardo Lorca. Improve your language skills as you explore the curiosities of the natural world.Download for free in PDF format or .epub format.
Hard copies are available for 15 Euros from the Instituto Franklin (Alcalá de Henares, Spain) or the Publications Service of the University of Alcalá de Henares, Spain.
Current Issue: March 2015
Cover picture: Millions of dollars are spent each year on mitigation-driven translocations: intentionally moving animals (such as the burrowing owl, Athene cunicularia) not to conserve the species, but to make way for development. Such translocations – the impacts of which are poorly understood – are typically motivated by economic rather than biological reasons and often lack proper monitoring. MORE
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Background photo: Highways Agency, Open Government License