CONSERVATION NEWS

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4 things you may have missed at the UN Ocean Conference

By Kiley Price

July 1, 2022
Here are some announcements you may have missed from the 2022 UN Ocean Conference.
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New study dives into what's killing the world’s largest fish — and more

By Kiley Price

June 30, 2022
Protecting nature starts with science. Here’s a roundup of recent research published by Conservation International experts.
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News spotlight: New hope for Mekong ‘megafish’

By Vanessa Bauza

June 27, 2022
In case you missed it: A giant stingray hooked (and released) by a fisherman in Cambodia’s Mekong River earlier this month has taken the title of world’s largest freshwater fish.
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A young woman dives down to explore the seagrass bed in Honduras.
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A self-cloning sea grass is the world’s biggest plant: 3 stories you may have missed

By Will McCarry

June 13, 2022
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New app aims to take a bite out of illegal shark fin trade

By Kiley Price

June 8, 2022
New technology will help inspectors tackle the illegal wildlife trade using a tool most already have in their pockets: their cell phones.
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