Human Nature - Conservation International Blog » Expeditions Exploring the vital connections between nature's well-being and our own. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:34:41 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Expedition to Southeast Suriname Uncovers 60 New Species — and Untold Natural Wealth Wed, 02 Oct 2013 10:00:00 +0000 cocoa frog in SurinameA team of scientists ventures into unexplored wilderness.]]> 46 Remembering Two Field Biology Pioneers Mon, 12 Aug 2013 14:00:00 +0000 Ted Parker, co-founder of CI's Rapid Assessment Program, recording bird songs on a RAP expedition in Guyana, February 1992. (© CI/photo by Haroldo Castro)Twenty years ago this month, the conservation community and the world suffered a tragic loss.]]> 6 Cambodia Expedition Wrap-up: Where Do We Go From Here? Fri, 17 May 2013 14:00:00 +0000 tree at Angkor WatThis is an integrated freshwater ecosystem with a highly uncertain future — yet I am hopeful.]]> 0 Tonle Sap Visit Finds Little Evidence of Once-Abundant Species Fri, 10 May 2013 14:00:00 +0000 floating house on Tonle Sap, CambodiaCI's Les Kaufman shares his latest thoughts from Cambodia.]]> 2 How Can Cambodia Sustain Its Freshwater ‘Fish Factory’? Tue, 07 May 2013 14:00:00 +0000 Tonle Sap at sunsetTonle Sap has been called the beating heart of Cambodia. We want to see it keep beating.]]> 3 Biodiversity Survey Supports New No-take Zones in Timor-Leste Wed, 06 Feb 2013 15:00:00 +0000 wrasse documented at Timor-Leste's Atauro IslandThe tiny nation's reef-building coral count rivals the Great Barrier Reef. ]]> 5 ‘Scaly Anteater’ Rehab Center Opens in Cambodia Wed, 30 Jan 2013 15:00:00 +0000 Here is a caption.Pangolins confiscated from illegal traffickers recover before returning to the wild. ]]> 4 Where on Earth is Russ? Field Report from Suriname Fri, 11 Jan 2013 15:00:00 +0000 © Trond LarsenCI's president gives a video update from the forests of South America. ]]> 0 Despite Political Unrest, Conservation Work Continues in DRC Thu, 10 Jan 2013 15:00:00 +0000 bonobo orphan in DRCIn the forests of central Africa, CI is working to preserve bonobo habitat while improving local livelihoods. ]]> 2 Restoring Freshwater Fisheries in the Colombian Amazon Fri, 28 Dec 2012 15:00:00 +0000 Community leaders (© CI/photo by Margarita Mora)Overfishing isn't just an environmental problem — it's also a social one, as fish is the main protein source for local families. ]]> 3