CONSERVATION NEWS

News, views and features from the front lines of conservation

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Q&A with Kevin Iro, Rugby Player and Ocean Advocate

By Molly Bergen

August 29, 2012
Iro is the brains behind the Cook Islands Marine Park, which will be the world’s largest marine protected area.
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The Toll of Industrial Fishing: One Tuna Fisherman’s Story

By John Martin

August 27, 2012
In the Cook Islands, overfishing by commercial vessels has damaged the livelihoods of artisanal fishermen.
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Honoring Amelia Earhart’s Legacy in the Phoenix Islands

August 21, 2012
Amelia’s final resting place may be the waters of Kiribati — a place I’ve been working to protect for nearly a decade.
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