CONSERVATION NEWS

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Forest carbon credits ‘worse than nothing’? There’s more to this story

By Dr. Joanna Durbin

May 24, 2019
Forest carbon credits ‘worse than nothing’? There’s more to this story
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What on Earth is ‘REDD+’?

By Sophie Bertazzo

March 28, 2019
Human Nature breaks down what "REDD+" is and how it helps to conserve forests.
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New climate funding pays to protect forests

By Bruno Vander Velde

October 4, 2017
On Monday, the Green Climate Fund (GCF) announced that it had dedicated US$ 500 million to help conserve forests and mangroves.
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In Kenya’s storied hills, traditional ways confront a modern problem: climate change

By Cassandra Kane

July 26, 2017
Offset your carbon footprint through a new REDD+ project in the Chyulu Hills of Kenya.
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My ‘aha!’ moment: A day in the life of an illegal logger

By Natasha Calderwood

March 17, 2017
How a summer in the Peruvian Amazon led Natasha Calderwood to shift her career path toward conservation.
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