Nature Conservancy

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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Eating local, part 1: Waiting for asparagus

An ocean away: Seeing the Japan tsunami hit California

Naturally endowed frog signals nature's resilience in California forest

Urban conservation: The rules are different here

21 tips for decreasing your energy bill

Is the Nature Conservancy sleeping with the enemy?

30 days of H20: Week 1

Energy audit, part 2: Ducts and leaks and monoxide, oh my!

Americans needed to save the great outdoors

Energy audit, part 1: A visit from the green squad

How to change a climate skeptic's mind

Soil organisms: 'It's pretty vicious down there'