Written by Mark Tercek | April 30th, 2014
How to close the $250 billion gap in conservation funding? That’s the idea behind NatureVest, a new initiative designed to unlock a whole new source of capital for nature.
Written by Darci Palmquist | April 7th, 2011
Written by Robin Brunotts | September 25th, 2009
(drum roll please…) We’ve tallied all the votes from our marine remotely operated vehicle (ROV) naming contest and have come up with a winner . . . the Beagle! The ROV’s new moniker celebrates the achievements of Charles Darwin — on his 200th birthday, no less — and his famous research vessel. The name “Beagle” was […]
Written by Robin Brunotts | August 24th, 2009
Like any great ocean-going vessel, The Nature Conservancy’s new Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) needs a name. And we want you to help us christen it — so vote online for your favorite nautical nickname. “Flying” just above the seafloor, the ROV — an underwater robot with cameras (see video above) — gathers high-resolution video and […]