CONSERVATION NEWS

News, views and features from the front lines of conservation

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On Amazon Day, the 5 stories you need to read

By Leah Duran

September 5, 2017
On Amazon Day, here are the five stories you need to read.
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Brazil opens massive reserve in Amazon for mining

By Bruno Vander Velde

August 28, 2017
The announcement from Brazilian President Michel Temer comes at a critical time for conservation in the Amazon.
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How Incan ruins and Brazil nuts are fighting deforestation in Bolivia

By Cassandra Kane

March 3, 2017
Through conservation agreements, indigenous Bolivian communities are expanding their incomes while leaving forests standing.
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Mud, parrots and parasites: Filming the rainforest in virtual reality

By John Martin

February 13, 2017
One crew member counts down his most memorable moments from CI’s VR film shoot in Amazonia.
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Indigenous-led conservation takes center stage in ‘Under the Canopy’

By Jamey Anderson

February 6, 2017
Follow indigenous guide Kamanja Penashekung deep into the forests of Amazonia in Conservation International’s latest virtual reality film.
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