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Blogs under category: General

Conservation online: putting the ‘world’ into World Wide Web

Posted on: 30.10.14 In: General

Guest blogger Chris Sandbrook, Lecturer in Conservation Leadership at the University of Cambridge, shares his thoughts on how internet technologies can help make the world a smaller – but better – place…

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Sumatran secrets start to be revealed by high altitude camera trapping

Biologist and wildlife photographer Jeremy Holden continues his Rainforest Diaries series, with a glimpse of life around Lake Gunung Tujuh in Sumatra’s Kerinci Sebat National Park, Indonesia.

Our camera trapping efforts are rewarded as he uncovers the secret life of the mammals in Sumatra’s high altitude forests.

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Kicking goals for wildlife: securing the future of northern Kenya’s wildlife through sport

Since its establishment in 2004, the Northern Rangelands Trust has helped many communities set up, manage and fund conservancies in northern Kenya. Their model is a beautiful example of conservation ‘by the people, for the people’.
Zoos Victoria’s Brooke Squires works in their Wildlife Conservation & Science Department, and has a particular passion for Kenya, having worked there for seven years. Here Brooke blogs about one of these community conservancies, where football is the name of the game…

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The wonder of nature at night through the lens

In his latest Rainforest Diary entry, biologist and wildlife photographer Jeremy Holden experiments with mushrooms, and discovers a mystery only revealed at night…

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Witness to a crime: getting to grips with the realities of wildlife conservation

Posted on: 21.08.14 In: Africa & Madagascar, General

It’s not unusual for conservation donors to visit the projects they so passionately support. Fauna & Flora International (FFI) Philanthropy Adviser Paul White recently travelled with a group who got more than they bargained for during a visit to Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Kenya. Paul kept a diary of a very eventful day – and here we share some of it with you.

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‘Be prepared’: the motto of scouts and photographers alike

Wildlife photographer and field biologist Jeremy Holden continues his Rainforest Diary series. Here, he writes about a lost opportunity and a very lucky break…

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Back to the future – why learning from the past can help the future

City slicker Nina Loi Nevado, an intern with Fauna & Flora International in the Philippines, takes a country break with the intention of helping a local community with forest management, but comes back having learnt more than she ever imagined…

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Oil, water and democracy: when governments sell out on environment

From the Peruvian Amazon to Canada’s subarctic, decision-makers are putting For Sale signs on some of our last pristine ecosystems. Fauna & Flora International’s Pippa Howard and Kristi Foster ask, is this really democracy?

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Leave only footprints in the sand…

Summer has finally arrived in the northern hemisphere! If you’re heading to the coast any time soon, Fauna & Flora International Marine Project Officer Kate West has a few tips to ensure you don’t leave an unwanted legacy behind you.

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The art of scientific scribing – why papers and journals are so important in conservation

Fauna & Flora International’s Dr Stephen Browne puts pen to paper to share why scientific writing is such a powerful tool in the conservationist’s box…

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