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Protecting Fiji’s Waters: Q&A With a Conservation Leader

By Akosita Rokomate-Nakoro

July 20, 2012
A local conservationist reflects on what has inspired her career — and the challenges she faces in her work.
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Blending Ecology + Economy in the Western Ghats

By Pratim Roy

June 15, 2012
Communities in western India don’t need to learn about sustainability — they are already living it.
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Language Diversity is Highest in Biodiversity Hotspots

By Dr. Russell A. Mittermeier

May 10, 2012
The world’s most species-rich places are also home to 70 percent of languages.
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