CONSERVATION NEWS

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Vanishing giants, sustainable straws, rewilding success: 3 stories you may have missed

By Kiley Price

January 28, 2020
In case you missed it: The world's largest freshwater fish and mammals are going extinct at an alarming rate, one village's traditional use of bamboo could help reduce plastic consumption and wolves have been successfully rewilded in Yellowstone National Park.
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Endangered species, microplastics in the Arctic, rights for rivers: 3 stories you may have missed

By Kiley Price

August 21, 2019
In case you missed it: Changes to the Endangered Species Act could weaken wildlife protection in the U.S., microplastics are found in Arctic snow and Bangladesh gives legal rights to all its rivers.
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Your end-of-summer watchlist: nature edition

By Kiley Price

August 15, 2019
Conservation International staff share their favorite nature shows and documentaries to watch this summer.
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Plastic pollution and over-tourism: It’s not (totally) your fault

By Olivia DeSmit

March 26, 2019
When it comes to the relationship between over-tourism and plastic pollution, the headlines don’t paint the full picture.
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What we’re reading: good news edition

By Molly Bergen

November 22, 2016
News you might have missed from the world of conservation.
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