Human Nature - Conservation International Blog » Biodiversity Exploring the vital connections between nature's well-being and our own. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:53:06 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Carnival Parade Celebrates Brazil’s Natural Treasures Fri, 28 Mar 2014 14:00:00 +0000 ocean-themed flat at samba school Carnival parade, RioThis year’s samba school parade in Rio de Janeiro was about more than feathers and beads. ]]> 0 Can We Win the Ivory Wars? 4 Hopeful Signs Fri, 07 Mar 2014 15:00:00 +0000 herd of elephants at sunsetA global coalition of unlikely partners is giving new life to the fight against elephant poaching. ]]> 6 Is There New Hope for Madagascar? Mon, 03 Mar 2014 05:01:00 +0000 diademed sifakaThe country's new president could be a saving grace for its ailing ecosystems.]]> 4 Indonesia Gives Mantas A New ‘Ray of Hope’ Fri, 21 Feb 2014 03:00:00 +0000 manta rayEncouraged by their value for tourism, Indonesia has granted full protection for both species of manta ray.]]> 9 London Talks Sound the Alarm on Illegal Wildlife Trade Wed, 12 Feb 2014 15:00:00 +0000 © Conor WallThis week, two important meetings are focusing on finding real solutions to this global issue.]]> 4 Success of Marine Protected Areas Depends on These 5 Things Wed, 05 Feb 2014 15:00:00 +0000 rainbow in front of Cocos IslandA new study examines why MPAs like Cocos Island are so rich in marine life.]]> 1 Save Nature, Save Lives Mon, 03 Feb 2014 15:00:00 +0000 © Will TurnerLike many places in the tropics, Borneo is burning — and the consequences are widespread. ]]> 1 What’s It Like to Make an IMAX Movie? Q&A with Director Greg MacGillivray Tue, 28 Jan 2014 15:00:00 +0000 Greg MacGillivray filming in West Papua, IndonesiaThe director discusses the highs and lows of filming "Journey to the South Pacific." ]]> 1 Indonesian Floating Classroom Comes to the Big Screen Thu, 23 Jan 2014 15:00:00 +0000 7. The Kalabia ArrivesA stunning new IMAX 3D film features the students of this unique environmental education program.]]> 8 10 Marine Areas We Must Protect Wed, 08 Jan 2014 22:01:00 +0000 cuttlefish in Papua New GuineaThis global map shows where marine biodiversity is most threatened by human activities.]]> 5