Written by Chrissy Schwinn | May 18th, 2009
Friday’s emails here at the Conservancy were swirling with excitement about what some have called “one of the most important conservation advances of all time” — the Coral Triangle Initiative on Coral Reefs, Fisheries, and Food Security (CTI). And I have to agree with that enthusiastic assessment. When have we ever heard of six governments […]
Written by Chrissy Schwinn | May 8th, 2009
Not all conservationists are in the jungle discovering new species and measuring tree cover, or counting reef species in crystal clear tropical seas. Some make the biggest difference in conference rooms.
Written by Bob Lalasz | May 4th, 2009
The Washington Post today has an interesting story (registration required) about how the Earth’s oceans are getting crowded with competition for use — and how more and more ocean experts are pushing ocean zoning as the answer. But even though such zoning (which experts call by the unlovely name “marine spatial planning”) has high-level support […]