Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology News

Slate Features Simberloff in Biocontrol Debate

Daniel Simberloff, Gore Hunger Professor of Environmental Studies, weighs in on an industry debate—is biocontrol a better alternative to pesticides– in this Slate story.

Smithsonian Magazine Features Simberloff in ‘Altered Ecosystems’ Story

Smithsonian Magazine featured Daniel Simberloff in this story examining the idea of “rewilding” landscapes to return them to a natural state. The magazine highlighted Simberloff’s recent study, which indicates that efforts to restore land back to its natural state by reintroducing wild animals may be limited at best.