Written by Mark Tercek | July 24th, 2014
The Nature Conservancy’s new Global Managing Director of Lands, Justin Adams, chats with CEO Mark Tercek about sustainable development, working lands, and adventures cycling across France.
Written by Robyn James | November 6th, 2013
With mining proposed across the Solomon Islands, how will the decisions and agreements made now shape the country’s future?
Written by Charles Bedford | July 18th, 2012
The Mongolian government recently made an enormous contribution to conservation by protecting 3.7 million acres of land across the country.
Written by Joseph Kiesecker | February 25th, 2011
Critics claim our work with extractive industries is “greenwashing.” One of our lead scientists explains why this new paradigm is just good conservation.
Written by Holly Copeland | August 25th, 2010
Can we develop America’s energy resources in a smarter way that has less impact on biodiversity? Conservancy scientist Holly Copeland explains one way it might just happen.
Written by Peter Kareiva | May 23rd, 2010
Nature Conservancy Chief Scientist Peter Kareiva says the Gulf Oil spill highlights how the energy industry can be a threat to nature — and that’s why conservationists must engage with energy companies such as BP to minimize those threats.
Written by Evan Girvetz | April 19th, 2010
50% of all Mongolia’s livestock could be dead by spring — victims of a drought-freeze punch known as a dzud. How could grassland conservation help herders cope with such climate-change intensified phenomena?
Written by Joseph Kiesecker | March 9th, 2010
Should the greater sage grouse have protected status? Conservancy scientist Joseph Kiesecker explains the importance of a recent USFWS decision for people and nature in the western United States.
Written by Rob McDonald | April 16th, 2009
The fact that renewable energy takes more space than conventional energy isn’t an environmental paradox, just a trade-off society must face.