CONSERVATION NEWS

News, views and features from the front lines of conservation

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2019 in review: The Amazon burned. What happened — and what happens now?

By Kiley Price

December 19, 2019
This month, Conservation News is revisiting some of the most interesting and significant stories and issues we covered in 2019.
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Climate Week: Youth, morality and the fate of the Amazon

By Bruno Vander Velde

September 24, 2019
Monday's Climate Week roundup: France commits US$ 100 million to a fund to protect the Amazon, religious leaders discuss the ethics of conservation and scientists declare a "planetary emergency."
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Amazon fires, plastic pollution, peatland protection: 3 stories you may have missed

By Kiley Price

August 26, 2019
In case you missed it: Fires surge in the Brazilian Amazon, countries explore ways to reduce plastic pollution and Indonesian government policies help prevent forest fires.
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3 things no one is talking about this Earth Day

By Morgan Lynch

April 20, 2018
Here are three things that no one is talking about this Earth Day.
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Voices of the Alto Mayo: ‘The forest gives me everything’

By Abdías Vásquez

March 27, 2018
Abdías Vásquez describes his life in the Alto Mayo and how it has changed since he signed a conservation agreement.
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