Remembering conservation visionary Leon Rajaobelina

Conservation International remembers Leon Rajaobelina, longtime head of the Madagascar program.

Cacao plantations: Home sweet home for Madagascar’s lemurs?

CI funded new research that found Madagascar’s lemurs are making homes within cocoa plantations.

Saving Endangered Lemurs in Madagascar with Wildlife Conservation Society and Cool Effect

Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) and Cool Effect have just partnered to ensure protection of the diverse ecosystem in Makira Natural Park in Madagascar. Saving Endangered Lemurs in Madagascar with Wildlife Conservation Society and Cool Effect was originally posted on: PlanetSave. To read more from Planetsave, join thousands of others and subscribe to our free RSS feed

In cyclone-plagued country, forests help farmers recover

A new study explores the impacts of cyclones on Madagascar’s vulnerable smallholder farmers, who are often forced to turn to nature for survival.