CONSERVATION NEWS

News, views and features from the front lines of conservation

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‘Time to fix things now’

By Jamey Anderson

August 7, 2017
In the farming town of Matatiele, a partnership is protecting Africa’s most biodiverse grassland and bringing prosperity through livestock auctions.
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A tug of war in the night

By Jamey Anderson

August 4, 2017
From a poacher of bush meat to a small-business owner, Magic Mabunda illustrates the transformation underway in the communities outside Kruger National Park.
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An accidental ranger finds his calling

By Jamey Anderson

July 31, 2017
When a scientist finds himself in the middle of anti-poaching operations, he asks himself whether there is a better way to conserve nature.
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In the news: Escaped lions highlight plight of park neighbors

By Jamey Anderson

July 14, 2017
A recent case of escaped lions in South Africa’s Kruger National Park is a tragic example of the tension that can exist between people and wildlife around protected areas.
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In parched South Africa, herders find ally in nature

By Tori Linder

May 2, 2017
Higher prices for cattle plus healthier rangelands means small-scale ranchers are better prepared for the next drought.
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