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On Costa Rica’s Chira Island, building community and solidarity between local residents has helped expand conservation efforts.
Mangroves are a key piece of how we address climate change. It’s time we stop overlooking them.
In the Philippines, nature and tech form an unlikely alliance to protect islands from storms.
In coastal Philippines, local people are discovering that by protecting nature, they can protect themselves.
In Ecuador, it pays to save the forest.
Villages can’t hold back rising seas on their own. They need nature’s help.
Grassroots environmentalist Jean Wiener led community efforts in Haiti to create the nation’s first marine protected areas — important work now recognized by a prestigious award.