CONSERVATION NEWS

News, views and features from the front lines of conservation

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In a long-lost city, scientists find an ‘exuberance’ of life

By Jamey Anderson

May 23, 2018
A team of researchers led by Conservation International explored the biological treasures that exist in an inaccessible corner of Central America.
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Scientists estimate how many fish are caught from Hawaii’s reefs

By Eva Schemmel

May 2, 2018
Knowledge of fish populations in the coral reefs along the islands’ shores is woefully lacking, so scientists compiled this data.
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3 new scientific discoveries you should know about

By Morgan Lynch

April 5, 2018
Scientists prove that donations and funding for environmental projects do work and whales’ pasts can influence the future decisions they make.
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New tool provides gauge for freshwater health

By Allie Goldstein

March 19, 2018
Scientists created a scoring system for freshwater health.
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Meet a scientist: For mapmaker, magic in small discoveries

By Bruno Vander Velde

March 1, 2018
We spoke with Rachel Neugarten her about her path — including a fateful encounter with a plastic bug.
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