Protected areas are not forever

News – Human Nature – Conservation International Blog - Protected area coverage has grown, but their impermanence means they must be defended. (c) News – Human Nature – Conservation International Blog - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Indonesian province leaps ahead in conservation

News – Human Nature – Conservation International Blog - The government of the province of West Papua announced legislation establishing it as Indonesia’s first “conservation province.” (c) News – Human Nature – Conservation International Blog - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Plastic pollution and over-tourism: It’s not (totally) your fault

News – Human Nature – Conservation International Blog - When it comes to the relationship between over-tourism and plastic pollution, the headlines don’t paint the full picture. (c) News – Human Nature – Conservation International Blog - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Biodiversity Survey Supports New No-take Zones in Timor-Leste

Human Nature - Conservation International Blog » Expeditions - The tiny nation's reef-building coral count rivals the Great Barrier Reef. (c) Human Nature - Conservation International Blog » Expeditions - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Ecotourism at its Best in Northern New Mexico

ECO Tourism - The concept of ecotourism is not new, but lately we’re hearing a lot more about this kind of travel.  Take a look at any travel magazine and you’re likely to read something about it.  But what exactly does it mean?  Ecotourism is a form of tourism that involves visiting fragile and pristine environmental areas that are usually protected.  These natural and undamaged environments are intended for low impact. Ecotourism typically involves some sort of physical activity like hiking, … [Read more...]

Developing Ecotourism

ECO Tourism - The Galapagos Islands, Madagascar and Indonesia’s Sulu-Sulawesi sea. Can you imagine if these breathtaking travel destinations were lost? Some of the most amazing places on Earth are also the most threatened. Our modern wonders, and their unique and irreplaceable wildlife, are in jeopardy. And while common knowledge may suggest we stay far away from these landscapes and seascapes to protect them, CI knows that you can help save the world’s most precious places by visiting … [Read more...]

London Talks Sound the Alarm on Illegal Wildlife Trade

Human Nature - Conservation International Blog » News - This week, two important meetings are focusing on finding real solutions to this global issue. (c) Human Nature - Conservation International Blog » News - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Meet Conservation International’s Newest Leader, Dr. M. Sanjayan

Human Nature - Conservation International Blog » News - The visionary scientist discusses what drives his conservation passion. (c) Human Nature - Conservation International Blog » News - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]