One of the most effective ways to produce food without causing environmental damage? Aquaculture. (via TriplePundit)

Can Farming the Ocean Help Save the Planet?

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02/24/2017 at 23:09. Facebook
Some good news for prairie grasslands - one of the most imperiled natural systems in the world.

New Protection for Prairie Grasslands

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02/24/2017 at 21:04. Facebook
What does a conservationist look like? There’s no one answer to that: [ Bit.ly Link ]

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02/24/2017 at 18:10. Facebook
On track to be the world's largest marine conservation trust...
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02/24/2017 at 01:00. Facebook
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02/23/2017 at 18:48. Facebook
From the Emerald Edge to Tarangire ... Supporting local communities is critical for conservation no matter where you are in the world. #OneConservancy

Bridging the Gap: Strengthening Community Conservation in Canada and Africa | Conservancy Talk

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02/23/2017 at 15:00. Facebook
Take care of the ocean as if your life depends on it. Because it does.
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02/22/2017 at 23:03. Facebook
Nature unites us. And when we come together, "there's nothing like it." [ Bit.ly Link ]
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02/22/2017 at 16:54. Facebook
Still, getting the right data from a fleet of volunteer drone operators is no easy task... (WIRED)

Drones Are Turning Civilians Into an Air Force of Citizen Scientists

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02/21/2017 at 23:00. Facebook
Good news for the bat that pollinates your tequila!

Long-nosed bats may soon to be first bat taken off the endangered species list.

Recovery: Bats with Your Tequila

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02/21/2017 at 17:30. Facebook
This 82-acre barrier island is far more complex than meets the eye. Hidden (& unhidden) in its sand is a fight for equality and equal access to nature in the Jim Crow south...

Rediscovering Virginia Key | The Nature Conservancy

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02/20/2017 at 21:30. Facebook
We are partnering with local communities in Melanesia to conserve some of the most diverse and vulnerable places on our planet.

Journey to Tikopia: Conservation Challenges in Remote Melanesia

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02/20/2017 at 15:58. Facebook
“If we’ve learned any lessons during the past few decades, perhaps the most important is that preservation of our environment is not a partisan challenge; it’s common sense. Our physical health, our social happiness, and our economic well-being will be sustained only by all of us working in partnership as thoughtful, effective stewards of our natural resources.” - Ronald Reagan
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02/19/2017 at 22:30. Facebook
How do cold-blooded creatures like turtles, tortoises and terrapins survive cold winters?

Torpid Turtles, Tortoises, and Terrapins

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02/19/2017 at 17:52. Facebook
“We live in a system. The things I do affect people downstream.” #NatureUnitesUs: [ Bit.ly Link ]
What happens when birds reach the limits of their survival? Lessons from the blizzard of '77.

How Blizzards and Extreme Cold Impact Birds

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Today is #WorldPangolinDay. Pangolins are considered the world’s most threatened mammalian species by illegal trade and are one of the world’s most illegally traded species. They are hunted for their meat and also for their scales that were wrongly assumed to have magical powers. Visit our China program's page about Pangolins (translate with your browser) [ Bit.ly Link ] (Photo by Suzi...
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The simple act of planting trees is bringing people together in Louisville - and improving the quality of life: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Here are 50 ways you can get involved for the sake of elephants. Join the herd...

'What can I do to help elephants?' | The Guardian

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Protecting the world's forests while achieving economic growth. It's possible.

Can Money Grow on Trees? A Commercial Case for Regreening the Planet

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