..."some positive news about nature conservation. In our story on Bandula Barbs you will learn how the extinction of a species in nature was prevented by the committed efforts of many people. In large part this is because the local population was brought on board and enthusiastically supports the project". Hans-Geoge Evers, introducing his article "An Endangered Roughneck: The Bandula Barb". Learn more about the plight of Pethia bandula in the latest issue.