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Graphics for conservation: maps with a message, plots with a purpose

Posted on: 19.02.16 In: General

Dr Martin Fisher, Editor of Fauna & Flora International’s journal – Oryx – explains why strong illustrations are key to effective science communication, and introduces a new tool for conservationists grappling with graphics.

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A record-breaking bat discovery in Romania

Posted on: 11.02.16 In: Eurasia

Szilárd Bücs, who leads a team supported by the Conservation Leadership Programme, sheds light on the spectacular findings of a cave survey in Romania.

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Renosterveld finds a home: one year on

Posted on: 09.02.16 In: Africa & Madagascar

Doctoral student Zoe Poulsen reports on the work of Fauna & Flora International’s partner Overberg Lowlands Conservation Trust, and explains why Haarwegskloof Renosterveld Reserve in South Africa’s Cape Floral Kingdom has become the heart of local conservation, research and education.

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“I caught crabs in Bali – but I don’t want to lose them”

Posted on: 01.02.16 In: Asia-Pacific & Australasia

Fauna & Flora International’s Regional Director for Asia-Pacific, Dr Tony Whitten, discovered a new species of crab 20 years ago, but today it is in dire straits. Here, he explains how we can all lend a hand and send a bit of love the crab’s way before it’s too late.

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Synthetic rhino horn: why it won’t save the rhino

Posted on: 27.01.16 In: Africa & Madagascar

Fauna & Flora International’s Rebecca Drury explains why synthetic rhino horn – though likely to be commercially viable – is extremely unlikely to save the rhino.

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Jargon buster: ecosystem and landscape approaches to conservation

As environmental challenges change and intensify, our means of addressing them must also adapt. In this instalment of our jargon buster blog series, Kristi Foster considers two strategies for environmental management that are rapidly gaining traction worldwide: ecosystem and landscape approaches.

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Jargon buster: ecosystem services

In the spirit of clear communication, we are starting a series of jargon buster blog posts, which aim to demystify some of the more obscure terms used by the conservation community. In this second instalment, Kristi Foster explains just what we mean by ‘ecosystem services’.

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Better together: collaborating for biodiversity and business

Posted on: 28.12.15 In: General, Business & Biodiversity

Fauna & Flora International’s Pippa Howard explains why NGOs, consultancies and other conservationists are joining forces to bring about biodiversity conservation in the private sector.

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Managing waste for conservation and livelihoods

Posted on: 23.12.15 In: General, Business & Biodiversity

Fauna & Flora International’s Pippa Howard explains the links between waste, landscapes and livelihoods and why we should be re-thinking our approach to waste management.

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Wising up to Caribbean frankincense

Posted on: 21.12.15 In: General

Fauna & Flora International’s Senior Conservation Biologist Jenny Daltry reveals how a study of the lansan tree is helping to support livelihoods and species conservation in Saint Lucia.

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