CONSERVATION NEWS

News, views and features from the front lines of conservation

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The hidden star of ‘Moana’: the Pacific voyaging canoe

By Jamey Anderson

December 15, 2016
For centuries, these boats have connected Pacific Islanders with the sea they depend on.
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For farmers facing a changing climate, a new hope

By René Edwards

November 13, 2016
In southern Guyana, the Rupununi Innovation Fund helps farmers boost their lands’ productivity and build resilience to climate impacts.
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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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What on Earth is ‘land tenure’?

By Bruno Vander Velde

October 6, 2016
The concept of land tenure has major implications for conservation.
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Why Indigenous rights matter

By Bruno Vander Velde

September 6, 2016
Indigenous peoples’ interest in conservation is profound — but often overlooked.
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