CONSERVATION NEWS

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Fishing ban in remote Pacific waters is working, report finds

By Bruno Vander Velde

March 10, 2016
Satellite and ship-tracking technology bring good news for a California-sized swath of ocean.
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A ‘Fitbit for the oceans’ aims to boost ailing seas

By Cassandra Kane

February 19, 2016
The Ocean Health Index can accurately isolate the ocean’s ills — and even help prescribe a cure.
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In Indonesia marine park, survey finds troubled waters

By Asril Djunaidi

January 28, 2016
The first in-depth marine assessment of the Natuna Islands revealed the precarious state of the environment in this isolated region.
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Nature’s role comes through in historic climate agreement

By Bruno Vander Velde

December 12, 2015
Climate negotiators in Paris unveiled a final draft of a climate change agreement on Saturday, with the role of nature featured prominently as a solution.
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How climate change affects women differently — and what we can do about it

By Cassandra Kane

December 7, 2015
In rural communities around the world, women experience and respond to climate change in different ways than men — a fact often overlooked in climate policy.
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