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August 30 - Can Field Data and Science Save the Bornean Orang-utan?

The State of Sarawak has declared that all forests containing orang-utan populations must be protected. If this can be achieved and replicated across Borneo, it would provide a beacon of hope for the island’s iconic great apes,

August 29 - Signs of Hope for Nature in a Rapidly Degrading World

WCS's James Watson and his colleague Oscar Venter argue that at the global scale at least, we would appear to be increasing our efficiency with how we manage our impacts on the environment.

August 26 - Planning for Change in One of the Most Intact Places on Earth

For the first time in Ontario’s Far North, efforts to encourage a regional approach as well as a fundamental transformation in Canadian environmental assessment law may converge.

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The Wonders of the WCS NY Aquarium: An Ongoing Picture Blog

August 26 2016

Above is a recent photo of the Ocean Wonders: Sharks! construction site. The next major milestone will be the installation of the steel framework that will eventually hold the building’s artistically designed shimmer wall.

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