CONSERVATION NEWS

News, views and features from the front lines of conservation

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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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2019 in review: The Amazon burned. What happened — and what happens now?

By Kiley Price

December 19, 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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Ashes to action: 3 things we know about the Amazon fires

By Bruno Vander Velde

October 22, 2019
Here are 3 takeaways about the Amazon fires from Conservation International scientists.
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Amazon synod, clam gardens, Indonesia fires: 3 stories you may have missed

By Kiley Price

October 15, 2019
In case you missed it: Pope Francis urges members of the Catholic Church to protect the Amazon and indigenous peoples, a tribe in the Pacific Northwest maintains clam populations using traditional practices and Indonesia faces one of its worst fire seasons on record.
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France backs bold new pact to save Amazon

By Bruno Vander Velde

September 23, 2019
France has committed US$ 100 million to a new South American-led initiative to protect the Amazon rainforest, with Conservation International pledging an additional US$ 20 million.
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