Human Nature - Conservation International Blog » Publications Exploring the vital connections between nature's well-being and our own. Tue, 12 May 2015 18:12:25 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Without Forest Policy Reform, Indonesia Won’t Reach Emissions Reduction Goal Tue, 20 Jan 2015 15:00:00 +0000 park rangers check camera trap in North Sumatra's Batang Gadis National Park, IndonesiaA new study shows that the country's flagship forest policy isn't doing enough.]]> 0 How Cloud Forests Support Global Energy Security Fri, 29 Aug 2014 14:00:00 +0000 Cloud forest in Haiti. (© Robin Moore)Droughts have led to power outages in parts of the tropics. Here's how cloud forests can help.]]> 2 Are Wildlife Declines Fueling Slavery and Armed Conflict? Mon, 18 Aug 2014 14:00:00 +0000 A girl chops fish in Indonesia. (© ILO/Ferry Latief 2012)A new study reveals the impacts of species loss may reach further than we thought.]]> 0 When We Explore the Deep Sea, We are Exploring for Our Own Survival Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:48:59 +0000 A diver explores the sea grass bed in Honduras. (© Joanne-Weston)We need to be able to explore, observe and learn about the oceans in their entirety in order to protect and conserve them effectively and to benefit humans.]]> 1 Assessing the Health of Brazil’s Ocean Thu, 03 Apr 2014 14:00:00 +0000 Ipanema Beach, Rio de Janeiro, BrazilA new study provides a much-needed mechanism to understand and manage Brazil’s waters. ]]> 1 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 Conservation Tools: Mobile Apps Spread Awareness of Coral Triangle’s Reef Fishes Mon, 21 Oct 2013 12:45:00 +0000 Philippines giant jawfishThis technology will benefit the growing marine tourism industry in this corner of the Pacific. ]]> 4 Why Monkeys Matter: New Book Provides Comprehensive Guide to World’s Primates Mon, 13 May 2013 14:00:00 +0000 Yellow-tailed woolly monkey. (© CI/photo by Stephen Nash) CI President Dr. Russ Mittermeier reflects on a project four decades in the making.]]> 7 Small-scale Fisheries Have Big Impacts on Sea Turtles Mon, 01 Apr 2013 14:00:00 +0000 green sea turtle, IndonesiaA new study shows that accidental bycatch by small-scale fishers is taking a large toll on sea turtle populations.]]> 2 Jared Diamond Explores What We Can Learn from Traditional Societies Tue, 15 Jan 2013 15:00:00 +0000 Japanese womanIn his new book, the author and CI board member compares aspects of traditional cultures with the modern world. ]]> 3