Saving the mangroves to save the clams — and a way of life

A community in Colombia ensures their mangroves and clams are around well into the future.

In a first, a drone helps nab illegal logger in Peru

A man was caught illegally cutting down trees in Peru’s Alto Mayo Protected Forest.

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

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

In Kenya’s storied hills, traditional ways confront a modern problem: climate change

Offset your carbon footprint through a new REDD+ project in the Chyulu Hills of Kenya.

How Incan ruins and Brazil nuts are fighting deforestation in Bolivia

Through conservation agreements, indigenous Bolivian communities are expanding their incomes while leaving forests standing.

Best of 2015: 4 things conservation scientists sometimes forget

Scientists may be smart and dedicated researchers, but they’re not perfect.

Best of 2015: How 3,000 holes in the dirt can save a barren land — and alter a social landscape

The complexity and challenges of a South African conservation project.

Ready for REDD? 3 questions about forests and climate change for Steven Panfil

A forest expert explains how protecting trees is already helping fight one of the biggest challenges of our time.

Making the Links: October 2015

From new marine sanctuaries in the Pacific to severe droughts in Africa, these news stories give us insight on the links between people and the planet.