CONSERVATION NEWS

News, views and features from the front lines of conservation

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Conservation in pop culture: invasive species recipes, snares to sculptures and more

By Kiley Price

January 7, 2021
At a time of lockdowns and social distancing, connecting with nature is not easy for most. With that in mind, here are a few shows, art and more that can help bring you closer to nature, wherever you are.
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Poaching, deforestation reportedly on the rise since COVID-19 lockdowns

By Kiley Price

April 30, 2020
Poaching and deforestation in the tropics have increased since COVID-19 restrictions went into effect around the world, according to recent reports from Conservation International field offices.
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Rebounding elephants, heavy rainfall, sticky mussels: 3 big stories you may have missed

By Kiley Price

July 18, 2019
In case you missed it: Elephant and rhino populations are on the rise in Tanzania, climate change is making tropical storms even wetter and mussels might hold the secret to cleaning up oil spills.
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Camera traps capture snapshots of conservation success in Sumatra

By Paul van Nimwegen

November 22, 2017
Sumatra’s biodiversity is at a critical juncture and Batang Gadis National Park is a high priority for conservation efforts
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The price of a dead elephant

By Sophie Bertazzo

November 21, 2017
In this new piece for Medium, Conservation International CEO M. Sanjayan explains why elephants are worth more alive.
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