Protecting nature is what we do. Science shows us how. We tell the stories behind Nature Conservancy science — from the field to the research lab, and everywhere in between.
For all their fame, you’d be surprised by how much you don’t know about North America’s largest land mammal.
A long-running study at Platte River Prairies preserve looks at the relationships between small mammals and grassland management.
To restore the prairie, you have to burn it.
This year on World Tuna Day, The Nature Conservancy (TNC) Hawai‘i and Palmyra announces the expansion of the first drifting […]
On the ranchlands of the Texas coastal plain, a partnership is working to protect one of the rarest birds in North America.
In the majority of places where conservationists work, our success or failure rides on the backs of the people who live there.
The Amargosa vole is a story of loss and rediscovery, peril and surprise.
Longtime cave photographer Stephen Alvarez goes underground to document an endangered bat species on the rebound.
A new study emphasizes that the goals of solar energy development and biodiversity conservation should be addressed together by incorporating […]
This Brazilian frog may pollinate milk fruit trees as it visits flowers to sip nectar.
To build stronger oyster reefs, scientists are scaring them with one of their fiercest predators: blue crabs.
The Amazon’s dorado catfish undertakes a 6,500 mile round-trip migration, vital for the ecosystem and humans alike
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Tree cover restoration provides an opportunity to combine climate change mitigation with the pursuit of other sustainable development goals. Unfortunately, most […]
Cutting lianas, a diverse group of woody climbing plants, is a well-known way to increase carbon sequestration and timber production. […]
Gray bats roost in large concentrations in well-studied caves, but where they go once they leave the caves is not […]
New research published in the journal Nature Sustainability finds that 85% of protected areas with groundwater-dependent ecosystems have groundwatersheds that […]
Most researchers assume cattle avoid milkweed due to toxic compounds. New research finds that cattle graze milkweeds at least as […]
Researchers surveying Nature Conservancy staff find that gender bias and inequity hold women back across their conservation careers. The study, […]