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Exploring the history of the Amazon and its peoples: an interview with John Hemming

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As the Amazon burns, what happens to its biodiversity?

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TIME's list of 100 most influential people in 2020 includes Indigenous Waorani leader

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Vietnam creates new nature reserve, possible home to elusive 'Asian unicorn'

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Brazil moves toward transfer of deforestation and fire monitoring to military

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Indonesia's new intelligence hub wields data in the war on illegal fishing

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Elizabeth Claire Alberts

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World leaders endorse 'Pledge for Nature' to address planetary emergency

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A Philippine stingless bee helps boost coconut yields and empower women

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How loud are howler monkeys? Candid Animal Cam is in the trees this week

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Protect Indigenous People's rights to avoid a sixth extinction (commentary)

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Rhett A. Butler

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The vanishing trails of Sri Lanka's sloth bears (Commentary)

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Ranil P. Nanayakkara

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New study shows where we should grow more forest to fight climate change

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New partnership brings high-resolution satellite imagery of the tropics to all

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Watch: Rare wildlife caught on camera in a remote Liberian rainforest

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Video: In this Philippine community, women guard a marine protected area

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Sarah Trent; Rosa Amanda Tuirán

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Ikea faces Swiss complaint over wood believed to have been illegally logged

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Pedro Papini and Naira Hofmeister

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Philippine community goes to court to stop coal plant in ecological haven

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For the Pantanal's jaguars, fires bring 'death by a thousand needle wounds'

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Bailique: Why these islands in the Amazon Delta are falling into pieces

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Luís Patriani (text) and Mauricio de Paiva (photos)

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New tool alerts ships when whales are near. But will they slow down?

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Landed by the thousands: Overfished Congo waters put endangered sharks at risk

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Flip-flops, fishing gear pile up at Aldabra, a UNESCO World Heritage Site

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Past illegal activity dogs Chinese fleet that fished squid near Galapagos

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Less than half of world's humid tropical forests have high ecological integrity: Study

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Solomon Islands environmental defender faces life sentence for arson charge

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Threatened species caught in crossfire of ongoing land conflict in Myanmar

19 days ago

Under cover of COVID-19, loggers plunder Cambodian wildlife sanctuary

29 days ago

Brazilian Amazon protected areas 'in flames' as land-grabbers invade

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'Tamper with nature, and everyone suffers': Q&A with ecologist Enric Sala

25 days ago

New paper highlights spread of organized crime from global fisheries

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Study: Chinese 'dark fleets' illegally defying sanctions by fishing in North Korean waters

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Game changer? Antarctic ice melt related to tropical weather shifts: Study

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Game changer: NASA data tool could revolutionize Amazon fire analysis

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The view from above: How do we know what's really burning in the Amazon?

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With its mining boom past, Australia deals with the job of cleaning up

1 month ago

Mining industry releases first standard to improve safety of waste storage

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Canada not walking the talk on its miners' abuses abroad, campaigners say

2 months ago

New report asks, do land titles help poor farmers?

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Indonesian fishers opposed to dredging project hit by 'criminalization' bid

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Life as an Amazon activist: 'I don't want to be the next Dorothy Stang'

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In Philippines' Palawan, top cop linked to assault on environmental officer

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Deaths, arrests and protests as Philippines re-emerges from lockdown

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Why I stand for my tribe's forest: It gives us food, culture, and life (commentary)

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Reforesting a village in Indonesia, one batch of gourmet beans at a time

11 months ago

Restoring Sumatra's Leuser Ecosystem, one small farm at a time

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Indigenous Iban community defends rainforests, but awaits lands rights recognition

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Failure in conservation projects: Everyone experiences it, few record it

11 months ago

On a wing and a prayer? Evidence for ways to conserve bats (commentary)

10 months ago

Audio: The sounds of a rare New Zealand bird reintroduced to its native habitat

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Eavesdrop on forest sounds to effectively monitor biodiversity, researchers say

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Paper giant APP's Sumatran road project cuts through elephant habitat

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Study revealing New Guinea's plant life 'first step' toward protection

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Indonesia approves coal road project through forest that hosts tigers, elephants

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