CONSERVATION NEWS

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Hungry goats, Australian bushfires, severe cyclones: 3 stories you may have missed

By Kiley Price

January 6, 2020
In case you missed it: A small island's unique wildlife is recovering after conservationists removed two invasive species, Australia is experiencing one of its worst fire seasons ever recorded and the people of Mozambique are struggling to adapt to the impacts of climate change.
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In Madagascar, rush for precious stones threatens a precious forest

By Bruno Vander Velde

April 4, 2017
The recent “sapphire rush” in Madagascar poses an urgent and destructive threat to the nation’s forests and people.
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One year after devastation in Fiji, resilience takes root

By Bridget Kennedy

March 23, 2017
Restoring forests and other ecosystems is helping Fijians still recovering from Cyclone Winston to shore up against future storms.
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Cyclone devastation in Fiji latest sign of worrying trend in Pacific Islands

By Bridget Kennedy

March 1, 2016
As communities rebuild, they’ll need to brace themselves for stronger, more frequent storms. Nature can help.
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