CONSERVATION NEWS

News, views and features from the front lines of conservation

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Off Panama’s coast, divers resurrect a ‘ghost’ of the deep

By Edgardo Ochoa

May 3, 2017
A routine search for spots to train scuba divers led to a disturbing discovery: huge, abandoned fishing nets in the middle of the ocean.
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Aboard a Hawaiian sailboat, new insights into root of ocean’s problems

By Aulani Wilhelm

January 31, 2017
CI’s head of oceans, ʻAulani Wilhelm, is traveling through critical marine areas onboard a traditional Polynesian vessel.
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We can be heroes: Local leaders with super powers for conservation

By Jamey Anderson

September 9, 2016
Fifteen conservationists came together at the World Conservation Congress to showcase the power of community action for the environment.
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