CONSERVATION NEWS

News, views and features from the front lines of conservation

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To improve crop yields, just add trees

By Syaiful Purba

October 20, 2016
In an Indonesian province plagued by deforestation, a group of women farmers has found a more sustainable way to feed their families.
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Historic airline emissions agreement could be good news for forests

By Jamey Anderson

October 13, 2016
A new international agreement on aviation emissions has the potential to boost forest conservation, for the benefit of people and the planet.
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Trust fund to help protect some of Philippines’ last primary forests

By Molly Bergen

October 7, 2016
A new trust fund aims to finance the management of the Mount Mantalingahan Protected Landscape.
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Paris climate pact to enter into force ahead of schedule

By Sophie Bertazzo

October 5, 2016
Thanks to growing global support, the Paris Agreement will officially enter into force in early November.
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5 rainforest species that could save your life

By Ben Koses

August 15, 2016
The rainforest may be nature’s biggest pharmacy. Will continued deforestation stand in the way of life-saving medicines?
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