Dr. Russ Mittermeier outlines three priorities for the 2014 World Parks Congress, which brings scientists, government representatives and conservationists together to discuss how best to protect the Earth’s most important lands and waters.
Just as natural resource destruction has been linked to global conflict, protecting nature can serve as the bedrock for peaceful societies.
Far too many people overlook the tremendous gifts that coral provides us.
My country can be a powerful model for countries that still aren’t listening to what their rainforests have to say.
Protecting nature in a bubble is not the answer. People must benefit more from keeping nature intact than from destroying it.
Nature isn’t fragile. People are.
Our recent study aimed to determine the threat climate change poses to the city’s more than 8 million residents.
One species fishing villages depend on the most is not a fish, but a tree.
Droughts have led to power outages in parts of the tropics. Here’s how cloud forests can help.
To fight the illegal wildlife trade, ensuring the safety of those who want to help is crucial.