CONSERVATION NEWS

News, views and features from the front lines of conservation

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Capital idea: Groundbreaking efforts look to finance ocean protection

By Bruno Vander Velde

September 16, 2016
Two new funds announced at the third annual Our Ocean conference in Washington, D.C., aim to advance ocean conservation — by helping to pay for it.
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Field notes from the ‘Kingdom of Fishes’

By Matthew Fox

September 13, 2016
The regency of Kaimana in eastern Indonesia serves as a role model for sustainable fisheries.
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Protected area or ‘paper park’? Ocean protection means more than lines on a map

By Molly Bergen

September 2, 2016
An inside look into how the world’s “biggest common resource” is managed — or not.
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On the trail of ‘Sharky McSharkface’

By Molly Bergen

August 30, 2016
The latest news on the travels of Indonesia’s tagged whale sharks.
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Threats to protected areas jeopardize global freshwater supplies

By Sophie Bertazzo

July 15, 2016
Where does your water come from? The answer may surprise you.
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