CONSERVATION NEWS

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America’s largest national monument is under threat

By Aulani Wilhelm

June 29, 2017
America’s largest national monument is under threat. CI’s head of oceans breaks down the many reasons we must protect it.
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Aboard a Hawaiian sailboat, new insights into root of ocean’s problems

By Aulani Wilhelm

January 31, 2017
CI’s head of oceans, ʻAulani Wilhelm, is traveling through critical marine areas onboard a traditional Polynesian vessel.
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In Age of Upheaval, World Heritage Sites Offer Model for Conservation

By Dr. Russell A. Mittermeier

June 5, 2015
If we fail to conserve World Heritage Sites, how can there be any hope that we can save the rest of our natural world?
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Reducing Protection for Tasmanian Wilderness Would Be Bad News for Forests

By Dr. Russell A. Mittermeier

March 25, 2014
Australia’s prime minister thinks too much of the country’s forest is “locked up” in protected areas. Here’s why he’s wrong.
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