Learn how private conservation is protecting the Amazon

Did you know that more than 2 million hectares of the Amazon under private ownership is protected by some form of conservation effort?  It’s a pretty amazing fact — and the Amazon is a pretty amazing place.   One in ten known species in the world live in...

Solastalgia – Homesick for the wilderness

Over the weekend, the NY Times Magazine published a very poignant article by Daniel B. Smith titled “Is there an Ecological Unconscious?”  The article was circulated to all of those associated with WILD, not just because of its timely message but because...

International League of Conservation Writers

One of the many outcomes from WILD9, the 9th World Wilderness Congress (6-13 November 2009, Merida, Mexico), was the formation of the International League of Conservation Writers.  A development of the 3-day Writers Seminar Series, an esteemed group of environmental...

New Study Shows Shocking Human Impact on Oceans

A new study, released last week in Science Magazine, shows that human activities have impacted nearly all ocean ecosystems – a scary thought seeing as though there are many parts of the ocean that have never been seen by human eyes!  The map, which compiles the...
Page 2 of 212