Benefits of wildlife consumption to childhood nutrition in a biodiversity hotspot


BJ Rodolph Rasolofoniaina, Christopher Golden, Claire Kremen, Lia Fernald


Africa, childhood health, ecosystem services, epidemiology, hunting, Madagascar, protected areas, wildlife consumption


Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States

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Policy Summary

This study quantifies the costs of reduced access to wildlife for a rural community in Madagascar and illuminates pathways that may broadly link reduced natural resource access to declines in childhood health, including conservation enforcement.

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