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Sustainable Place Research Institute

Investigating the cycle of coastal protection and development

17 February 2017

Research into Florida's coastlines suggest that protection for shorefront properties attracts further development

Mother and baby black rhinos

Decline in genetic diversity of black rhino

8 February 2017

Rethink needed to save critically endangered black rhinoceros

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Rural urban relations

25 January 2017

New book considers the changing relationship between rural and urban areas

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