New bird species are not easy to discover — but in places like Amazonia, surprises can happen.
I was struck by how much had changed in the Alto Mayo region since my last visit.
To keep up with rising demand for food, water and energy, protecting ecosystems will be critical.
Although unknown to many, this animal is among the most highly trafficked in Asia and parts of Africa.
The leader of the Amazonian state discusses the triumphs and challenges of protecting its valuable forests.
This is an integrated freshwater ecosystem with a highly uncertain future — yet I am hopeful.
CI President Dr. Russ Mittermeier reflects on a project four decades in the making.
Linking deforestation and agricultural sourcing is an important first step.
This short film shows what it’s like to work in one of Africa’s richest forest ecosystems.
These forests filter about half the water that flows to dams in tropical regions.