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Deforestation in the Brazilian Atlantic Forest increased almost 60 percent in the last year

June 4, 2017

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Financing sustainable agriculture possible, if terms fit farmers’ needs

June 2, 2017

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A rising chorus of voices condemns Laos’ planned Pak Beng dam

June 2, 2017

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New York detective work saves rhinos in South Africa (commentary)

June 2, 2017

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“Mayor Peduto Slams Trump For Name-Dropping Pittsburgh”

June 2, 2017

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Oil Drops: Investors Bet Trump Climate Withdrawal To Boost US Drilling

June 2, 2017

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Breaking a fence-breaking habit: maintaining the fences that reduce human-elephant conflict

June 2, 2017

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Why not both? Rainforest diversity stems from two seemingly irreconcilable processes

June 2, 2017

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Fire a rising threat to Sulawesi’s black macaques

June 1, 2017

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Philippines’ indigenous Higaonon fight for return of ancestral land

June 1, 2017

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Trump withdraws U.S. from Paris Climate Accord; scientists respond

June 1, 2017

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New carbon map will help protect the DRC’s rainforests

June 1, 2017

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Brazil assaults indigenous rights, environment, social movements

June 1, 2017

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Exxon Shareholders Approve Climate Impact Report In Win For Activists

June 1, 2017

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“Trump Poised to Pull U.S. From Paris Climate Accord”

June 1, 2017

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Reef Market Economy: Energetics key to keeping fish in the sea and the store

May 31, 2017

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Extremely rare cobra lily rediscovered in India

May 31, 2017

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Audio: Frances Seymour on why rich nations need to start paying up to protect the world’s tropical forests

May 31, 2017

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Vietnam pledges to investigate massive illegal logging violations as international pressure grows

May 31, 2017

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Lizard DNA reveals India’s grasslands are likely pre-human – and need protection

May 31, 2017

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Colombia’s indigenous Arhuaco awarded 500 hectares in ongoing bid to regain ancestral lands

April 25, 2017

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Conserving Congo’s wild places on a shoestring

April 25, 2017

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Namibia’s low cost, sustainable solution to seabird bycatch

April 25, 2017

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Indonesian court revokes environmental license for the Cirebon coal plant expansion

April 25, 2017

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The land is forever: Rodrigo Tot wins Goldman Prize for land-title quest

April 24, 2017

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The March for Science makes its stand: “There is no Planet B”

April 24, 2017

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2 wildlife rangers shot and killed by poachers in Congo park

April 23, 2017

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Meet the winners of the 2017 Goldman Environmental Prize

April 23, 2017

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‘Lost & Found’: Telling the stories of rediscovered species

April 21, 2017

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Women could be a key to great ape conservation in the Congo

April 21, 2017

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“EPA Plans To Offer Buyouts As Part Of Trump Push To Shrink Workforce”

April 21, 2017

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Mapping indigenous lands in Indonesia’s tallest mountains

April 20, 2017

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BP’s Deepwater Horizon oil spill caused $17.2 billion in environmental damage to the Gulf of Mexico

April 20, 2017

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Canceled: Plans for a bridge in a critical wildlife area in Borneo have been scrapped

April 20, 2017

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Study finds there are ways to mitigate deforestation risks of palm oil expansion in Africa

April 20, 2017

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No safe forest left: 250 captive orphan chimps stuck in sanctuaries

April 20, 2017

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A foreseen environmental disaster in Colombia?

April 20, 2017

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This Mega-Merger Could Give 3 Countries Control Much World Agriculture

April 20, 2017

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Skin slime of Indian frog can kill flu virus

April 20, 2017

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Indonesian tiger smugglers escape with light sentences in Sumatra

April 20, 2017

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Guatemala declares state of emergency as rainforest goes up in flames

April 19, 2017

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Giraffes are endangered, groups argue, file petition with U.S.

April 19, 2017

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Brazil moves to cut Amazon conservation units by 1.2 million hectares

April 19, 2017

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Is a property boom in Malaysia causing a fisheries bust in Penang?

April 19, 2017

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“Slaughter Of Yellowstone Bison At The Center Of Culture War”

April 19, 2017

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“How a Warming Planet Drives Human Migration”

April 19, 2017

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“Coal Company Plans Huge Solar Farm On Strip Mine”

April 19, 2017

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“In The Rockies, Climate Change Spells Trouble For Cutthroat Trout”

April 18, 2017

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“The Future of Fighting Wildfires in the Era of Climate Change”

April 18, 2017

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Battle Over Endangered Species Law Already Raging Out Of Public Eye

April 18, 2017

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“Saudis Target 30 Solar, Wind Projects in $50 Billion Pledge”

April 18, 2017

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“Electric Grid Study Ordered by U.S. Energy Chief to Boost Coal”

April 18, 2017

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EPA Emerges As Target After Trump Solicits Policy Advice From Industry

April 18, 2017

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“BP Says Crews Brought Leaking Alaskan Well Under Control”

April 18, 2017

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“Canada Glacier Melt Rerouted In Rare Case Of 'River Piracy'”

April 18, 2017

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“Science Strikes Back: Anti-Trump March Draws Thousands To Washington”

April 18, 2017

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“Trump Advisers To Meet Tuesday To Discuss Paris Climate Agreement”

April 18, 2017

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College Republicans Poised To Reform Party On Climate Change

April 17, 2017

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“Vietnam PM Halts $10.6 Billion Steel Plant On Environmental Concern”

April 17, 2017

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“BP Struggles to Control Damaged Well in Alaskan Arctic”

April 17, 2017

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“Trump’s Climate Demands Roil U.S. Allies”

April 17, 2017

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“Exodus From Canada's Oil Sands Continues as Energy Giants Shed Assets”

April 17, 2017

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Groups Decry 'Poison Pill' Riders On Funding Bill To Avert Shutdown

April 6, 2017

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“Pesticides: Spurned by EPA, Groups Take Chlorpyrifos Fight To Court”

April 6, 2017

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Trump Poised To Issue A Sweeping Order Dismantling Obama’s Climate Plan

March 15, 2017

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“Tillerson Used ‘Alias’ Email for Climate Messages, N.Y. Says”

March 14, 2017

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“The World’s Oceans Are Storing Up Staggering Amounts Of Heat”

March 13, 2017

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In Ecuador, progress stalls on mining dispute between government and indigenous Shuar people

March 8, 2017

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Rachel Carson: A sensitive soul who changed the way we see — and treat — the world

March 8, 2017

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Amazon Soy Moratorium: defeating deforestation or greenwash diversion?

March 8, 2017

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Poachers kill rhino at French zoo

March 7, 2017

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Brazilian savanna and Bolivian rainforest at risk from soy production, says report

March 7, 2017

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Audio: Meet the ‘Almost Famous Animals’ that deserve more conservation recognition

March 7, 2017

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The last elephants of Cambodia’s Virachey National Park

March 7, 2017

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Building environmental community and transparency through maps

March 7, 2017

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Need a Trump break? Meet Obama’s fish

March 2, 2017

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Forests provide a nutritional boon to some communities, research shows

March 1, 2017

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What the geckos are telling us: new species point to conservation needs

March 1, 2017

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Pressure over water in Brazil puts pulp industry in the spotlight

March 1, 2017

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A Bornean village conserves a forest the government listed for cutting

March 1, 2017

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LemurFaceID: The facial recognition tech helping researchers track lemurs in the wild

March 1, 2017

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Will changes to Indonesia’s mining law hurt or help the environment?

March 1, 2017

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A golden jackal settles down just outside of Prague

February 28, 2017

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Cars and STDs killing koalas in Queensland

February 28, 2017

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Law enforcers recover 38 sea turtles in eastern Indonesia — 6 of them dead

February 28, 2017

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Climate change impacts on birds and mammals much more prevalent than reported

February 28, 2017

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China’s Domestic Dams: Hydropower not only an export for world’s biggest dam builder

February 28, 2017

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“China's Coal Consumption Falls For Third Year In A Row”

February 28, 2017

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Field Notes: Finding Jacobo; an Andean cat captivates conservationists

February 28, 2017

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Environmental costs, benefits and possibilities: Q&A with anthropologist Eben Kirksey

February 27, 2017

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Kalaodi, Tidore’s eco-village in Indonesia’s spice capital

February 27, 2017

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Survival of nearly 10,000 orangutans in Borneo oil palm estates at stake

February 27, 2017

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7 new frogs discovered in India, some smaller than a thumbnail

February 27, 2017

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The Republic of Congo: on the cusp of forest conservation

February 27, 2017

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Humans tripled length of wildfire season in US by sparking more than 800k blazes

February 27, 2017

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“Sea Ice Around Antarctica Hits Record Low, Preliminary U.S. Data Show”

February 15, 2017

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Giant catfish clocks longest ever freshwater migration

February 7, 2017

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Indonesian government moves further from community forestry target

February 7, 2017

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Audio: An in-depth look at Mongabay’s collaboration with The Intercept Brasil

February 7, 2017

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Resurrected Jeypore ground gecko faces second death sentence

February 7, 2017

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