#Conservation

  • Article: Rhino Population Surges 1,000% in Tanzania Following Poaching Crackdown
    Environment

    Rhino Population Surges 1,000% in Tanzania Following Poaching Crackdown

    By Joe McCarthy|July 11, 2019

    The country has a major economic incentive to protect the animals. Read more

  • Article: Britain's National Trust Is Selling All Its Fossil Fuel Assets by 2022
    Environment

    Britain's National Trust Is Selling All Its Fossil Fuel Assets by 2022

    July 5, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The conservation charity is divesting from harmful fossil fuels. Read more

  • Feature: There's More Hope for Coral Reefs Than Previously Thought: Report
    FeatureEnvironment

    There's More Hope for Coral Reefs Than Previously Thought: Report

    By Erica SanchezJoe McCarthy  and  Pia Gralki|July 2, 2019

    Coral reefs could adapt and thrive in the era of climate change. Read more

  • Article: Prince Harry Champions Landmine Clearing in Angola, Following in His Mother's Footsteps
    Environment

    Prince Harry Champions Landmine Clearing in Angola, Following in His Mother's Footsteps

    June 18, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "Let's not forget, land mines are a humanitarian issue and not a political one." Read more

  • Article: Major Elephant Refuge Goes Entire Year Without a Single Poaching
    Environment

    Major Elephant Refuge Goes Entire Year Without a Single Poaching

    By Joe McCarthy|June 17, 2019

    The area’s elephant population had declined by nearly 75% in recent years. Read more

  • Article: These Drones Are Saving Myanmar's Famous Mangrove Forests
    Environment

    These Drones Are Saving Myanmar's Famous Mangrove Forests

    By Joe McCarthy|April 12, 2019

    Mangroves are disappearing faster than other types of trees. Read more

  • Article: Mountain Gorillas Come Back From Edge of Extinction in Major Conservation Win
    Environment

    Mountain Gorillas Come Back From Edge of Extinction in Major Conservation Win

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 15, 2018

    “This is a beacon of hope.” Read more

  • Article: Conservationist Commits $1 Billion to Save 30% of the Planet’s Biodiversity
    Environment

    Conservationist Commits $1 Billion to Save 30% of the Planet’s Biodiversity

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 5, 2018

    “Wild lands and waters are best conserved not in private hands, but as public national parks.” Read more