CONSERVATION NEWS

News, views and features from the front lines of conservation

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How 3,000 holes in the dirt can save a barren land — and alter a social landscape

By Esther Engelbrecht

September 16, 2015
Women are playing a central role in giving South Africa’s degraded pasturelands new life.
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3 ways Brazil’s environmental decisions affect the world

By Molly Bergen

August 13, 2015
Brazil is at a crossroads, and the path its leaders choose will be felt beyond the country’s borders.
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To help feed China, just add trees

By Molly Bergen

July 27, 2015
How one village aims to boost crop yields and improve ecosystem health in China’s breadbasket.
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Raiders of the Corn: Reducing Human-monkey Conflict in the Indian Himalaya

By Martina Anandam

October 10, 2014
How a team of researchers is working with communities to protect farmers’ crops — and the animals that are destroying them.
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The story of Indonesia’s Ciliwung River — upstream and down

By Andrew Kolb

September 2, 2014
Jakarta is facing the perfect storm of water issues. Here’s what CI is doing about it.
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