CONSERVATION NEWS

News, views and features from the front lines of conservation

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New tool provides gauge for freshwater health

By Allie Goldstein

March 19, 2018
Scientists created a scoring system for freshwater health.
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New NASA project aims to make nature’s value visible from space

By Tim Noviello

February 22, 2018
Conservation International is working with NASA to help countries measure the value of nature.
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With eye to hungry planet, new tech watches soil health

By Morgan Lynch

February 15, 2018
An estimated 10 billion people will walk the Earth by 2050 — how will humanity grow enough food on land that is increasingly tapped out?
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The new normal: Last year was among the hottest on record, researchers say

By Morgan Lynch

January 19, 2018
Organizations agree that 2017 was in the top three hottest years on record.
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Tradition meets tech: Can satellite data help indigenous peoples protect their lands?

By Bruno Vander Velde

October 25, 2017
A new effort seeks to put data tools in the hands of the people on the front lines of conservation: indigenous communities.
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