Fossil fuels will peak in the 2020s as renewables supply all growth in energy demand
A new report shows that trillions of dollars are at risk as energy transition disrupts entire sectors.
Alaskan Inuit Community leads conservation project to help protect Bristol Bay from overdevelopment
WildArk joins forces with local Igiugig Community of Lake Iliamna and Alaskan conservation groups, to help protect some of the Bristol Bay watershed from development that threatens to destroy world’s largest wild Salmon fishery.
Landscapes are the operable unit for large-scale land conservation
A new national report - Pathways to Progress - details how people can work together to conserve nature across societal and geographic divides.
World's rarest ape threatened with extinction by hydroelectric dam
The world’s most endangered great ape population, the Tapanuli Orangutans, is in danger of being decimated by a proposed hydropower dam.
Lions return to Malawi’s Liwonde National Park as Majete’s population grows
African Parks has completed a series of lion translocations as part of wider efforts to restore Malawi’s parks; and for the first time in 20 years, a population of the iconic predators has been re-established in Liwonde National Park.
Are we racing towards Earth’s ‘Hothouse’ tipping point?
A shocking new scientific report shows that we are hitting the ceiling of the warmest conditions on Earth over the past 1 million years.
Tanzanian community wildlife management areas are successfully conserving wildlife
A new study found community-based wildlife conservation in Tanzania can quickly result in clear ecological success by benefitting giraffes and other wildlife species.
Could an ancient biblical flood be a sign of things to come?
Scientists find evidence of a tremendous fresh water flood into the western Arctic, thought to be the cause of an ancient cold snap.
Stronghold for community forest conservation is under threat in Guatemala
The remote Maya Biosphere Reserve in northeast Guatemala is the site of a dramatic, politically-charged situation which is currently unfolding at the highest levels of Guatemalan and American government, in corporate offices, and in the tropical forests of the Reserve.
Connect to protect
Connectivity is the safety network for biodiversity conservation.
Global heat waves and their link to climate change
Record high temperatures across the globe in Summer 2018 are part of a long-term trend.
Reefscape: a global reef survey to build better satellites for coral conservation
This post is the first in a series that will chronicle the next year’s worth of field work to build the spectral libraries that will underpin a global coral reef satellite mission.