Wildscreen's Arkive project was launched in and grew to become the world's biggest encyclopaedia of life on Earth. Freely accessible to everyone, over half a million people every month, from over countries, used Arkive to learn and discover the wonders of the natural world. Since Wildscreen was unable to raise sufficient funds from trusts, foundations, corporates and individual donors to support the year-round costs of keeping Arkive online. Therefore, the charity had been using its reserves to keep the project online and was unable to fund any dedicated staff to maintain Arkive, let alone future-proof it, for over half a decade. Despite appeals for support, just 85 of our 5. As a small conservation charity, Wildscreen eventually reached the point where it could no longer financially sustain the ongoing costs of keeping Arkive free and online or invest in its much needed development. For many years, and in an attempt to keep Arkive online for years to come, Wildscreen investigated the possibility of transferring custodianship of the website to another environmental charity or institution but due to legal issues and the cost of doing so, we were unable to secure any support.
It features original scholarly articles, interviews, translations, and book reviews. Published by New and recent books published in the field of anthropology by Cornell University Press and its imprints. View the PDF or the Issuu version.
It is the continuation of 9th Street west of Sixth Avenue. It is most notable for the Stonewall Inn , which was located on Christopher Street. As a result of the Stonewall riots in , the street became the center of New York State's gay rights movement in the late s.