CONSERVATION NEWS

News, views and features from the front lines of conservation

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Penguin discovery, climate inequality, tortoise heroes: 3 stories you may have missed

By Kiley Price

August 12, 2020
In case you missed it: New satellite data shows that global Emperor penguin populations are higher than previously thought, rising global temperatures pose a severe threat to marginalized and poor people around the world, and a captive breeding program successfully returned giant tortoises back to...
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Indigenous leaders: To tackle climate change, ‘we must first address racial inequality’

By Kiley Price

August 6, 2020
For insight into how Indigenous peoples are fighting for their lands during lockdown — while simultaneously addressing deep-rooted racial inequality — Conservation News tapped two Indigenous leaders at Conservation International.
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Notes from the field: Protection protocol and revitalizing grasslands

By Kiley Price

August 5, 2020
Here are two recent conservation success stories you should know about.
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Piraputangas with view above water
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Freshwater fish decline, Indigenous folklore, plastic plight: 3 stories you may have missed

By Kiley Price

August 3, 2020
In case you missed it: Migratory freshwater fish are dying off due to human activities such as overfishing and dam development, traditional knowledge of Indigenous peoples in the Philippines is helping to protect the country’s wildlife and plastic pollution in the ocean is projected to triple over...
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Conservation in pop culture: a climate justice podcast, opera for plants and more

By Kiley Price

July 29, 2020
Here are a few shows, podcasts and more that can help bring nature to life for you, wherever you are.
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