Invasive species are destroying local subsistence crops, leading people to migrate to urban areas.
This technology will benefit the growing marine tourism industry in this corner of the Pacific.
In order to save their own skin, the people of Madagascar must save the living “skin” of their country.
We’re seeing a perfect storm of extinction, poverty and radicalism. To change this equation, we must stop elephant poaching.
A team of scientists ventures into unexplored wilderness.
Halting the ivory trade could do more than protect elephants; it could help enhance national and global security.
Both largely forested, Guyana and Liberia are aiming to develop their economies while keeping trees standing.
This groundbreaking initiative is helping countries effectively manage the natural resources on which all Micronesians depend.
Conservation agreements motivate people to protect local ecosystems in exchange for community-determined benefits.
This year, I have seen Indonesia take incredible steps to protect these fascinating — and valuable — creatures.