CONSERVATION NEWS

News, views and features from the front lines of conservation

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The buzz on climate change: It’s bad for bees

By Leah Duran

August 19, 2017
Here’s a look at the impact climate change is having on these critically important animals.
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5 myths about farmed seafood

By Leah Duran

August 17, 2017
To feed a growing population without further depleting our oceans, farmed seafood will be crucial.
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Researchers discover two tiny new primate species in a far-flung forest

By Bruno Vander Velde

May 3, 2017
CI’s Russ Mittermeier was part of the team that discovered two new species of Tarsier in Indonesia — a “Yoda-like” primate threatened by deforestation.
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In parched South Africa, herders find ally in nature

By Tori Linder

May 2, 2017
Higher prices for cattle plus healthier rangelands means small-scale ranchers are better prepared for the next drought.
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To a country on the edge of development, what is nature worth?

By Rachel Neugarten

March 21, 2017
Conflict, poverty and disease prevented the collection of data on the state of Liberia’s ecosystems for decades — until now.
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