#Conservation

  • Article: How Memes Spurred YouTubers to Raise $8 Million to Plant Trees Worldwide

    How Memes Spurred YouTubers to Raise $8 Million to Plant Trees Worldwide

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 30, 2019

    “We want to take action because doing nothing is how we got here!” Read more

  • Article: India’s Bengal Tiger Population Increased by 33%  — A ‘Historic Achievement’

    India’s Bengal Tiger Population Increased by 33% — A ‘Historic Achievement’

    By Sushmita Roy|July 29, 2019

    In the year 1900, more than 100,000 tigers existed on the planet. Only 3,200 were left by 2013. Read more

  • Article: Bears and Wolves to Live Together Again in the UK for the First Time in 1,000 Years

    Bears and Wolves to Live Together Again in the UK for the First Time in 1,000 Years

    By Helen Lock|July 19, 2019

    The once-native animals will live in a protected habitat near Bristol to spark debate on rewilding. Read more

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

    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

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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 5, 2019

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

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

    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

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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 18, 2019

    "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

    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