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Podcast: ‘Stubborn optimism’ for elephants fuels Indigenous conservation effort

July 28, 2021

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Hartree Partners to channel $2.8 billion toward new carbon credits

July 28, 2021

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Indonesia reimposes ban on destructive seine and trawl nets in its waters

July 28, 2021

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For species in the red, IUCN’s new Green Status signals conservation wins

July 28, 2021

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Trafficking for traditional medicine threatens the Philippine porcupine

July 28, 2021

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New index measuring rainforest vulnerability to sound alarm on tipping points

July 28, 2021

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There’s still room to save Asia’s hoolock gibbons, study says, but only just

July 27, 2021

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Camera trap cameo for Buru Island babirusa last seen 26 years ago

July 27, 2021

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For an Indigenous group in Sumatra, a forest regained is being lost once more

July 27, 2021

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Canadian miner looms large as Nauru expedites key deep-sea mining rules

July 27, 2021

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Eight of the 10 nations most at risk from climate and toxic pollution in Africa: study

July 27, 2021

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Huge wildlife corridor in Belize sees progress, boosting hope for jaguars and more (commentary)

July 26, 2021

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Nearly 1 million km2 of intact forests menaced by extractives, study finds

July 26, 2021

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Record heat waves are a taste of what’s to come under a changing climate

July 26, 2021

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Indonesia’s Gorontalo road runs into forest, swerves environmental checks

July 26, 2021

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‘Stampede’ of legislation threatens accelerated destruction of the Amazon

July 25, 2021

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Illegal deforestation intensifies along Brazilian highway as agribusiness hopes swell

July 23, 2021

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Global restoration now has an online meeting point

July 23, 2021

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Lessons from the 2021 Amazon flood (commentary)

July 23, 2021

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Better logging regulations ‘last best hope’ for Solomon Islands, study says

July 22, 2021

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Study puts 2050 deadline on tipping point for Mekong Delta salinity

July 22, 2021

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Warming climate means scientists may have overcounted bonobos, study says

July 22, 2021

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Amazon and Cerrado deforestation, warming spark record drought in urban Brazil

July 22, 2021

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Indonesia to send more tuna vessels out into international waters

July 22, 2021

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Planned Brazil-Peru highway threatens one of Earth’s most biodiverse places

July 22, 2021

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As soy frenzy grips Brazil, deforestation closes in on Indigenous lands

July 21, 2021

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Next stop, the sea: Sri Lanka’s old buses are a new home for marine life

July 21, 2021

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Great Barrier Reef in danger: Don’t fight the diagnosis, fight the threats (commentary)

July 21, 2021

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Protected areas keep adjacent lands safe, but face losing their own protection

July 21, 2021

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Turning Kenya’s problematic invasive plants into useful bioenergy

July 21, 2021

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Philippines banks on new fisheries management system, but rollout is rocky

July 20, 2021

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For monitoring mammals, eDNA boasts ‘killer feature’ over other methods

July 20, 2021

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For manta rays, parasitic hitchhikers can be a pain in the rear, study finds

July 20, 2021

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Indonesia eyes less severe fire season, but COVID-19 could turn it deadly

July 20, 2021

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Rising temperatures further threaten already endangered African wild dogs

July 20, 2021

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As humans close in on their habitat, crocodiles in the Philippines snap back

July 19, 2021

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Brazil government faces heat over plan that could underreport forest fires

July 19, 2021

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Javan leopards, the dwindling ‘guardians’ of Java’s forests

July 19, 2021

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‘What’s your real footprint on the animal world?’: Q&A with author Henry Mance

July 19, 2021

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Biogas from animal manure improves life in Brazil’s semi-arid northeast

July 19, 2021

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Indonesian former fisheries minister jailed for bribery in lobster exports

July 18, 2021

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Tallying the toll on marine life from the X-Press Pearl sinking (commentary)

July 17, 2021

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Brazil prosecutors seek ban on all gold mining in hard-hit Amazonian region

July 16, 2021

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FSC dumps palm oil giant Korindo amid rights, environmental issues in Papua

July 16, 2021

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‘Laundering machine’: Furniture giant Ikea implicated in logging protected Siberian forests

July 16, 2021

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Scientists turn to eDNA to curtail the freshwater extinction crisis

July 16, 2021

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‘Mismanaged to death’: Mexico opens up sole vaquita habitat to fishing

July 16, 2021

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The only species of bear in South America: the spectacled bear | Candid Animal Cam

July 16, 2021

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Chinese cities are among biggest emitters of greenhouse gases, study finds

July 15, 2021

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Killings, invasions escalate in fight for land in Brazil’s Maranhão state

July 15, 2021

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As Arctic warms, scientists wrestle with its climate ‘tipping point’

July 15, 2021

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Local leaders in Indonesia make forest and peatland protection pledge

July 15, 2021

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For Malaysia’s Indigenous Penan, vaccine doubt is part of historic govt distrust

July 15, 2021

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Bank risk policies failing to protect Amazon from oil-related threats: Report

July 14, 2021

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Podcast: Reforestation done right, from Haiti to Honduras and Ho Chi Minh City

July 14, 2021

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Building back Miami’s Biscayne Bay: Do natural solutions hold hope?

July 14, 2021

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How to make conservation more effective: Q&A with Nick Salafsky

July 14, 2021

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Philippines’ rich bird life is more threatened than we thought, study says

July 13, 2021

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Reconciliation through ecological collaboration (Commentary)

July 13, 2021

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Top brands failing to spot rights abuses on Indonesian oil palm plantations

July 13, 2021

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Indonesian fishers seize dredging boat in protest against offshore tin mining

July 13, 2021

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Armed with data and smartphones, Amazon communities boost fight against deforestation

July 12, 2021

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The science of forest biomass: Conflicting studies map the controversy

July 12, 2021

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‘Red-carded’ Australian miner signals intention to play on in Greenland

July 12, 2021

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Study shows how soy, cattle team up to drive deforestation in South America

July 12, 2021

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Indonesia bets on biofuels over oil, but EVs could render both moot

July 12, 2021

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Sri Lanka seeks peace with pachyderms as human-elephant conflicts escalate

July 9, 2021

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Colombia brings landmark rulings of importance closer to Indigenous communities

July 9, 2021

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Environmental defenders in Ecuador aren’t safe, new report shows

July 8, 2021

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Green peafowl flourish in Thailand’s northern forests, but conflict looms

July 8, 2021

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As Arctic melt sets early July record, hard times lie ahead for ice: Studies

July 8, 2021

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Seafloor microbes hoover up methane, keeping global warming in check

July 8, 2021

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For Norway salmon farms giving up deforestation-linked soy, Cargill proves a roadblock

July 7, 2021

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Billions in fishing subsidies finance social, ecological harm, report finds

July 7, 2021

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Activists take Indonesia’s mining law to court, but don’t expect much

July 6, 2021

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Former dam executive found guilty in the killing of Berta Cáceres

July 6, 2021

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Wildfires turn up the heat on farmers growing Indonesia’s hottest pepper

July 6, 2021

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In DRC, community ownership of forests helps guard the Grauer’s gorilla

July 6, 2021

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Playing the long game: ExxonMobil gambles on algae biofuel

July 6, 2021

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The true environmental cost of the Internet (commentary)

July 5, 2021

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Amid historic heat, a climate scientist’s mountain love story (commentary)

July 5, 2021

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Naming of new ant species from Ecuador breaks with binary gender conventions

July 5, 2021

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‘Abnormally high’ turtle deaths after acid-laden ship sinks off Sri Lanka

July 4, 2021

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Deforestation soars 40% in Xingu River Basin in Brazilian Amazon

July 2, 2021

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Nauru’s intention to mine the seabed prompts alarm among conservationists

July 2, 2021

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Myanmar’s warring military and rebels find common ground in corrupt jade trade

July 2, 2021

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Blind spot in palm policy raises deforestation risk in Malaysia, report says

July 2, 2021

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Carving up the Cardamoms: Conservationists fear massive land grab in Cambodia

July 1, 2021

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‘We are intimately connected with nature’: Q&A with oceanographer Kim McCoy

July 1, 2021

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Mining exposes Indigenous women in Latin America to high mercury levels

July 1, 2021

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Fire season intensifies in the Brazilian Amazon, feeding off deforestation

July 1, 2021

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The conservation gains we’ve made are still fragile, says Aileen Lee of the Moore Foundation

July 1, 2021

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Mongabay’s What-To-Watch list for July 2021

July 1, 2021

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Podcast: Connecting kids and ourselves to the world

June 30, 2021

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In Rio de Janeiro, Indigenous people fight to undo centuries of erasure

June 30, 2021

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With growing pressures, can the Philippines sustain its marine reserves?

June 30, 2021

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Study warns of impacts of unregulated trade in Indonesian porcupines

June 29, 2021

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Climate, biodiversity & farmers benefit from rubber agroforestry: report

June 29, 2021

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In Boa Vista, Indigenous Brazilians retake their identity through education

June 29, 2021

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Without room to expand, mountain gorillas’ population growth could backfire

June 29, 2021

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