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The tiger population is growing within Tadoba Andhari Tiger Reserve, India. The tiger population is growing within Tadoba Andhari Tiger Reserve, India. Photo: © Harshawardhan Dhanwatey

Beyond the reserve: managing the consequences of successful tiger conservation

Poonam Dhanwatey

Effective protection for tigers within some wildlife reserves has caused their populations to rise...
The Candonga Reservoir downstream of the dam site was heavily affected by the spill. The Candonga Reservoir downstream of the dam site was heavily affected by the spill. Photo: Ibama CC2.0

Changing tide for the Rio Doce: bringing a river back to life

Yolanda Kakabadse

In the long term, it pays for business to use natural resources in a way that benefits all of...
Zebras and wildebeest in Ngorongoro Crater, Tanzania. Zebras and wildebeest in Ngorongoro Crater, Tanzania.  Photo: Janet CC3.0

Protected areas: a hope in the midst of the sixth mass extinction

Richard Leakey

With the world entering the biggest mass extinction since the dinosaurs disappeared 65 million years...
Displaced persons waiting at a water tank in Geneina, West Darfur, in 2007. Displaced persons in Geneina, West Darfur, in 2007. Photo: Nite owl CC

Degradation of nature is contributing to conflict – can we reverse the trend?

Queen Noor Al Hussein

The degradation of nature is undermining the security and peace of billions of people...
Inger Andersen Photo: Inger Andersen

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