How the search for mythical monsters can help conservation in the real world

How the search for mythical monsters can help conservation in the real world:

cryptidchronicles:

“The main principle behind cryptozoology is soundly zoological: species exist that humans have not discovered or described.

The quest to locate and protect the world’s biodiversity is one that conservation and cryptozoology share, even if cryptozoologists tend to focus their attentions on the large, mythical and monstrous, over the small, plausible, and non-mammalian species in our midst.”