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Grevy's zebras in Samburu Reserve, Kenya

Wildbook: a social network for wildlife

Nature’s Barcodes In 1974, a grocery item with the now universal black and white barcode was scanned for the first time. This invention streamlined the check-out process and has forever…
Grevy's zebras in Samburu Reserve, Kenya

Translating the barcode of wildlife into action

One might assume that the biggest challenge in managing an ambitious, multinational initiative like the Barcode of Wildlife Project (BWP) stems from the cross-cultural dimensions of the enterprise. But the…