CONSERVATION NEWS

News, views and features from the front lines of conservation

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On World Soil Day, the future of Earth’s thin ‘skin’ is bleak

By Morgan Lynch

December 5, 2017
Today is World Soil Day and humans have diminished soil to less than half of what it used to be 100 years ago.
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Field notes, Halloween edition: 6 of our scariest moments

By Leah Duran

October 31, 2017
To celebrate Halloween, Human Nature asked CI staff to describe their most spine-tingling experiences in nature.
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In South Africa, the future of sustainable ranching looks bright

By Jamey Anderson

September 13, 2017
In Africa’s most biodiverse grasslands, a fifth-generation rancher tackles the challenges of sustainable livestock.
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Conservation beyond fences

By Jamey Anderson

August 16, 2017
On the world’s youngest continent, finding conservation solutions means going outside the traditional toolbox of protected areas.
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Two ears, one mouth

By Jamey Anderson

August 9, 2017
In South Africa’s Eastern Cape conservationists are connecting with local communities through culture, science and shared values.
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