Giant Squid Could Become Ocean’s Panda Bear
By Duncan Geere, Wired UK
A group of biologists are proposing that the giant squid be adopted as a mascot for the conservation of the world’s oceans, like the panda is for wildlife conservation.
The WWF’s iconic panda logo has long been associated with the preservation of endangered species, and it’s one of the most instantly recognisable logos of a global charity. As a result, you can argue that it’s directly contributed to conservation efforts for land-based species to an enormous degree.