Mittermeier, a conservationist, is credited with the now-widespread use of biodiversity hotspots.
Community nurseries are helping mountain villagers protect their livelihoods in the face of a changing world.
Fifteen conservationists came together at the World Conservation Congress to showcase the power of community action for the environment.
The presence of olms in Balkan caves is a good omen for the health of the groundwater they inhabit.
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.
A world without vultures — now that’s a scary thought.
In order to save their own skin, the people of Madagascar must save the living “skin” of their country.
At recent U.N. meetings, some of the most important conversations may have taken place outside the official negotiations.
An update on the first week of negotiations at the U.N. biodiversity conference in Hyderabad, India.
For 25 years, we’ve been helping civil society groups protect some of the world’s most vital natural areas.