CONSERVATION NEWS

News, views and features from the front lines of conservation

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Protect nature or risk future pandemics, expert warns

By Kiley Price

May 27, 2021
Conservation International's new pandemic prevention fellow recently discussed how his experience chasing infectious diseases and leading NYC's COVID contact tracing program has shown him why human health depends on the health of the planet.
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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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Eating wild animals: Commonplace, cultural, complicated

By Kim Reuter

July 28, 2016
Global bushmeat consumption is currently unsustainable — but complex realities make curbing it difficult.
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Save Nature, Save Lives

By Will Turner, Ph.D.

February 3, 2014
Like many places in the tropics, Borneo is burning — and the consequences are widespread.
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