Atauro Island is a treasure trove of biodiversity, but it needs help to stay that way.
A recent species survey in Timor-Leste has revealed unique life on a little-studied island.
Surveying the waters of Timor-Leste’s Atauro Island was well worth the wait.
Photographer Randy Olson joins a species discovery expedition in one of the world’s most remote forests.
When it comes to species research on this small Timor-Leste island, this expedition was just the beginning.
A CI expedition finds a trove of unexpected discoveries — and more reasons to protect nature at a potential tourist destination.
Search for species continues in a place where life subsists precariously on a trickle of water.
For people to thrive, we need to conserve not just the tangible benefits nature provides, but also the inspiration, wonder and awe by which nature transforms us all.
CI’s latest survey to document wildlife in one of the world’s most remote areas faced plenty of obstacles.
Our Rapid Assessment Program does more than discover species; it also provides valuable scientific data for local communities.