CONSERVATION NEWS

News, views and features from the front lines of conservation

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Halt in construction of Brazilian dam sign of progress on indigenous rights

By Molly Bergen

April 28, 2016
This news could signal a shift for historically marginalized communities.
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Protected areas DO save wildlife: Just ask these 5 species

By Molly Bergen

January 19, 2016
New data collected by more than 1,000 camera traps reveals good news for many tropical species.
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Citing threats to wildlife, experts urge caution amid dam-building rush

By Molly Bergen

January 8, 2016
With more thoughtful planning, developers could minimize environmental impacts that have soured dams’ reputation.
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How nature can help us adapt to a changing climate: 3 questions for David Hole

By Sarah Hauck

November 20, 2015
Why so-called “nature-based solutions” may be one of our best ways to brace ourselves for the future climate.
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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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