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 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 Darci Palmquist | August 4th, 2011
Written by Brad Parker | November 21st, 2010
Our lead scientist Sanjayan and his colleagues take a moment from stimulating coral restoration in Florida or protecting the Yangtze River in China to send a simple message.
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 Eddie Game | July 6th, 2009
It seems everyone is writing about climate change. But there’s one report that not many conservation biologists are talking about — and they should be. The Global Humanitarian Forum (GHF), a think-tank lead by former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan, recently released a report on the human impacts of climate change. The terrifying touchstones of […]
Written by Alison Green | January 10th, 2009
As a marine biologist, I’m extremely fortunate that I get to visit some of the world’s most spectacular coral reefs. Many people have asked me: “Where is the best place you’ve ever dived?” Wow, now that’s a tough question. For sheer biodiversity, it’s the Coral Triangle, where the range of life forms, in all shapes […]
Written by Chrissy Schwinn | December 21st, 2008
I read a BBC article today about global environmental treaties — you know, like the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and the Convention on Biodiversity (CBD) – and whether the targets they set mean anything to governments. Such treaties do seem like a whole lot of work to get countries to finally […]