Esteban Suárez is an Ecuadorian ecologist who has been working for the past 20 years in wildlife conservation and ecology of high-elevation Andean ecosystems. He is a Professor in the Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences at Universidad San Francisco de Quito (Ecuador).
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Saturday, August 04, 2018
Biodiversity and the Society of Superlatives
Traveling through the jungles of Yasuní National Park in the Ecuadorian Amazon, it is difficult not to feel stunned by the amount of biological diversity in these forests. Writing about the experience, the difficulty lies in not succumbing to the exhausted turns of phrase and repetitive metaphors...