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Nature Conservancy

Welcome to Cool Green Science — the conservation blog of The Nature Conservancy!

You’ll find four things on this blog:

  1. Nature Conservancy scientists and experts talking about conservation issues of moment — everything from migratory birds to coral reefs to rainforests to the intersection between humans and nature — in our uniquely rigorous, science-based way.
  2. Links to interesting online news and features about the Conservancy’s work and opportunities to help support and engage more deeply with that work.
  3. Links to conservation news around the world.
  4. Your comments on the issues raised by our posts — constituting what we hope is a vigorous debate about the state of conservation and the future of our planet.

Recent content

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Gulf oil spill: 3 ways you can help

Alabama: A new kind of nightmare every day

Alabama: Putting out the first line of defense against the oil spill

Alabama: "I think of all the people I meant to bring here"

Mark Tercek: The oil spill and the Conservancy's response

Alabama: "We're doing all we can do"

Alabama: Waves too rough for booms

Gulf oil spill: The latest from Louisiana

New study: Biodiversity continues to decline worldwide

Why you should support the Land and Water Conservation Fund

Our favorite Earth songs

How conservation can help Mongolia's herders fight the dzud