CONSERVATION NEWS

News, views and features from the front lines of conservation

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Study: Climate breakdown is moving the farming frontier

By Bruno Vander Velde

February 12, 2020
A new study finds that as climate change forces agriculture to higher altitude areas such as Russia and Canada, there is potential to release 177 gigatons of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere — the equivalent of over a century of U.S. carbon emissions.
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Conservation in pop culture: fashion’s footprint, a reef's revival and more

By Kiley Price

January 16, 2020
In an occasional series, we review shows, podcasts and more that bring nature to life for you.
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Extreme weather, climate change top threats facing world economy: report

By Kiley Price

January 15, 2020
The top five risks to the global economy are environmental, according to the World Economic Forum's Global Risks Report.
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3 reasons for hope in a crucial year for climate action

By Kiley Price

January 8, 2020
A look ahead at climate action in 2020 from Conservation International experts.
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2019 in review: A year of urgency, and some action, on climate

By Kiley Price

December 26, 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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