Too often, protected areas seem to pit conservation goals against the needs of local people, leading inevitably to conflict.
From local police to the president himself, Indonesia is cracking down on the illegal capture of its valuable marine life.
A CI Indonesia staffer gains insight into community-based conservation on her first trip to China.
Could a rebounding wilderness help build peace between the two Koreas?
Dr. Russ Mittermeier outlines three priorities for the 2014 World Parks Congress, which brings scientists, government representatives and conservationists together to discuss how best to protect the Earth’s most important lands and waters.
Just as natural resource destruction has been linked to global conflict, protecting nature can serve as the bedrock for peaceful societies.
Clans defied tradition to create YUS Conservation Area in Papua New Guinea. Now it’s paying off.
On the Fourth of July, here are four monumental conservation efforts to be proud of.
In recent decades, indigenous peoples have made significant progress in ensuring that their rights are recognized and respected.
This news is the latest indication that the tide is turning for shark conservation.