Human Nature - Conservation International Blog » News Exploring the vital connections between nature's well-being and our own. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:53:06 +0000 en-US hourly 1 The New Face of Climate Change Tue, 01 Apr 2014 14:00:00 +0000 children in MadagascarClimate change isn't happening in the distant future in a faraway place. It’s us. It’s now.]]> 1 Is There a Silver Lining to the New IPCC Climate Change Report? Mon, 31 Mar 2014 00:01:00 +0000 mangroves and coral reefs in Raja Ampat, IndonesiaWe are already living in the age of adaptation — and protecting nature may be the easiest way to do it.]]> 5 Reducing Protection for Tasmanian Wilderness Would Be Bad News for Forests Tue, 25 Mar 2014 14:00:00 +0000 temperate rainforest, AustraliaAustralia's prime minister thinks too much of the country's forest is "locked up" in protected areas. Here's why he's wrong.]]> 1 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 Meet Conservation International’s Newest Leader, Dr. M. Sanjayan Thu, 30 Jan 2014 15:00:00 +0000 M. SanjayanThe visionary scientist discusses what drives his conservation passion.]]> 3 The Climate Games Continue: Reflections on the 2013 UN Climate Change Conference Wed, 27 Nov 2013 15:00:00 +0000 flooded car in ThailandWas any real progress made in Warsaw?]]> 0 From Gut Feeling to Science: Ocean Health Index Releases Annual Scores Tue, 15 Oct 2013 20:00:00 +0000 coral reef in PhilippinesThe proof is in the numbers: Our use of many marine resources is simply unsustainable. ]]> 3 Global Community Takes Bold Steps to Fight Elephant Poaching Thu, 26 Sep 2013 14:00:00 +0000 African elephantHalting the ivory trade could do more than protect elephants; it could help enhance national and global security.]]> 3 Obama’s Climate Action Plan Acknowledges Role of Nature in Solutions Thu, 27 Jun 2013 14:00:00 +0000 sunset in Death Valley National ParkCI's experts comment on the U.S. president's much-talked-about climate plan.]]> 0