Written by Mark Tercek | December 2nd, 2013
Mark Tercek talks with Ocean Conservancy CEO Andreas Merkl about marine conservation, trends in the nonprofit world and the impact “Moby Dick” has had on his life.
Written by Trevor Martin | November 26th, 2013
Why do you give back to nature? We’re sharing your inspiring stories on December 3, Giving Tuesday, a national day of giving.
Written by Mark Tercek | November 5th, 2013
The finalists of Solution Search, a contest to illuminate successful innovations in community-led conservation, are, in short, changing the world. Meet the winners.
Written by Margaret Southern | October 30th, 2013
“I truly feel that if you find inspiration in your work, then it’s easy to find success in your job,” says the Conservancy’s Angie Sosdian. Read how one of our longest-serving employees has been inspired by the Conservancy’s donors with whom she works.
Written by Mark Tercek | October 17th, 2013
New York Times columnist Timothy Egan talks with Mark Tercek about growing up in the American West, building support for conservation and making nature part of our “national story.”
Written by Kameran Onley | October 8th, 2013
The federal government shutdown has closed the 400-plus national parks. Has it taken a shutdown to show just how much Americans value the nation’s lands and waters?
Written by Mark Tercek | September 27th, 2013
Why merge two organizations already doing great things? For CEO Mark Tercek, the answer is simple: to get more done for conservation.
Written by Megan Latour | September 16th, 2013
Why choose synthetic clothing dye when blueberries, spinach and turmeric can produce rich, natural colors? For the next step in the quest to follow wool from farm to closet, we’re turning to nature to find dye for our yarn.
Written by Mark Tercek | August 27th, 2013
Fifty years ago, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. encouraged us to recognize the “fierce urgency of now.” Our CEO reflects on how Dr. King’s passionate speech can guide the environmental movement.
Written by Mark Tercek | August 16th, 2013
Why would The Nature Conservancy choose to work with the operator of the largest dam in the world? Read CEO Mark Tercek’s take on a new alliance to improve how dams on the Yangtze are designed.