Written by Mark Tercek | June 27th, 2012
Numerous countries — and now the private sector — are stepping forward to commit to specific actions to make their operations more sustainable.
Written by Brad Parker | June 15th, 2012
Not sure what Rio+20 is all about and what might happen there? We talk to Glenn Prickett, our Chief External Affairs Officer, to get an inside look at the conference and what The Conservancy hopes to achieve there.
Written by Jeff Opperman | March 21st, 2012
Can conservation make people feel better? Our freshwater scientist shares how one micro sewage treatment plant improves the lives of a small community in Brazil.
Written by David Cleary | November 10th, 2011
Brazil’s Forest Code and its rules on deforestation will soon be updated. David Cleary looks at both sides of the debate and makes a bold prediction about the most likely outcome.
Written by Roger Milliken, Jr. | September 16th, 2011
A trip to the Amazon tested the knowledge of some of the Conservancy’s leaders but confirmed the importance of the work we’re doing there, in the U.S. and around the world.
Written by Nicole Levins | August 31st, 2011
Written by Nicole Levins | August 26th, 2011
Written by David Cleary | August 15th, 2011
Uncertainty over the new Forest Code rules is one factor leading to a bad year for deforestation. A new grant to The Nature Conservancy is one factor that should help combat it.
Written by Brad Parker | July 29th, 2011
You’ve seen porcupines, but have you seen a Brazilian porcupine? Flickr user Lívio Soares de Medeiros gives you a nice, up close look in this cool image. Thanks for sharing it through The Nature Conservancy’s Flickr group! See all of The Nature Conservancy’s featured daily nature images—submitted to the Conservancy’s Flickr group by people like [...]
Written by Nicole Levins | July 20th, 2011