Human Nature - Conservation International Blog » Culture Exploring the vital connections between nature's well-being and our own. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 20:22:14 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Restoring Hawaiian Fishponds Important Step toward Seafood Security Tue, 26 Aug 2014 13:50:00 +0000 fisherman, HawaiiNone of Hawai'i's 400 traditional fishponds have been fully rebuilt — but we're making the process easier.]]> 0 3 Reasons Timorese Women Aren’t More Involved in Conservation Efforts Tue, 05 Aug 2014 14:00:00 +0000 robella outsideThe latest post in our "Gender + Conservation" blog series shares some interesting findings in Timor-Leste.]]> 1 Exploring Gender Roles in Africa’s Largest Rainforest Wed, 09 Jul 2014 14:00:00 +0000 With Madam Odette_croppedWithout understanding who uses what resources, a conservation project can easily fail to benefit local people. ]]> 1 Gender + Conservation: A New Blog Series Tue, 08 Jul 2014 14:00:00 +0000 woman in MadagascarMen and women use nature differently. How does this impact conservation efforts?]]> 3 In Cambodian Riverside Villages, New Attitudes toward Turtles Mon, 30 Jun 2014 14:00:00 +0000 releasing turtle hatchlings into Mekong RiverSarith is one of dozens of villagers who have gone from being hunters to guardians of this unusual species. ]]> 0 Indigenous Knowledge Could Help Rescue New Caledonia’s ‘Millennium Trees’ Mon, 23 Jun 2014 14:00:00 +0000 measuring young kauri trees, New CaledoniaThe Mount Panié kauri is disappearing, posing a major threat to the ecosystems and culture tied to it. ]]> 1 Remembering Rogeliano Solís, Indigenous Rights Advocate Tue, 20 May 2014 12:00:00 +0000 ROGELIANO SOLISRogge spoke with conviction for the rights of his community and indigenous peoples everywhere.]]> 1 Reviving ‘Lost’ Stream of Lānaʻi Could Be Good News for Coral Reefs Mon, 12 May 2014 14:00:00 +0000 Puʻu Pehe, Lanai, HawaiiReducing soil runoff during heavy rains can help preserve important reefs off the Hawaiian island.]]> 0 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 Maasai Woman Inspires Change in Rural Kenya Wed, 26 Mar 2014 14:00:00 +0000 Beatrice_THUMBAround the world, women like Beatrice are demonstrating the crucial role women play in making the world a better place.]]> 0