Efficient resource allocations for species protection

Black-footed ferret ASU Center for Biodiversity Outcomes Founding Director Leah Gerber co-authored a paper published today by Science magazine titled “Endangered species recovery: A resource allocation problem[PDF]. The article highlights a new decision-tool recently developed in partnership with the National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. The tool will help inform USFWS on best funding allocations for more exponentially efficient endangered species recovery efforts. Read the full story in ASU Now.