Written by Ian Shive | October 23rd, 2013
Conservation photographer Ian Shive travels to Palau and takes us underwater and in the air — and reveals what it’s like to photograph this magical and irreplaceable world.
Written by Charles Bedford | November 30th, 2012
After Palau’s National Congress honored the Conservancy with a resolution of thanks, our Charles Bedford drafted a resolution of his own.
Written by Rod Salm | October 19th, 2012
In advance of delivering a speech at the Colorado Ocean Coalition’s Making WAVES Symposium, Dr. Rod Salm reflects on a career of coral conservation.
Written by Noah Idechong | August 20th, 2012
Without sharks the whole ocean system changes — and now these “protectors” of the ocean need us to protect them. Palau, although a small island nation with limited capacity to protect the vast ocean, is working to do just that.
Written by Matt Miller | December 12th, 2011
It may be difficult to see the effects of climate change on your every day life. Of course, you don’t live on an island chain in the Pacific Ocean where the water is rising and the fish are disappearing.
Written by Matt Miller | November 10th, 2011
Shark finners make easy villains, but have you ever met one? Matt Miller did and came away with an amazing story and a new perspective.
Written by Bob Lalasz | February 23rd, 2011
The new “Reefs at Risk Revisited” report says 75% of the world’s coral reefs are threatened. So why is Conservancy marine scientist Mark Spalding still hopeful about their fate?
Written by Kerry Crisley | October 19th, 2010
Countries around the world are falling far behind on their promises to protect our oceans. A new book urges action, and offers some creative solutions.
Written by Chrissy Schwinn | June 11th, 2009
Round Two in the 2009 climate negotiations is underway in Bonn, Germany. The Nature Conservancy has a small team here pushing forward on our objectives for a new global climate agreement that will be finalized this December in Copenhagen. Last week I outlined why we are here and what success means for The Nature Conservancy […]
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.