Video 2017

 

Cumulative Video Data for Our Page in 2017

  • Post Total Impressions: 14,018,501
  • Post Paid Impressions: 11,857,716 – 85% of total impressions were from boosts
  • Post Organic Impressions: 2,160,785 – 15% of total impressions were organic
  • Post Total Reach: 9,762,179
  • Total Video Views: 3,800,118 – Views were 27% of total impressions
  • Unique Video Views: 3,294,065 – 87% of video views were unique
  • Auto-Played Video Views: 3,182,927 – 84% of video views were autoplayed
  • Clicked-to-Play Video Views: 617,191 – 16% of video views were clicked-to-play
  • Paid Video Views: 3,334,299 – 88% of total video views were from boosts
  • Organic Video Views: 465,819 – 12% of total impressions were organic
  • Total 30s Views: 884,191 – 23% of view views were at least 30 sec
  • Unique 30s Views: 848,939 – 96 percent of 30s views were unique
  • Auto-Played 30s Views: 605,660 – 19 percent of autoplayed video views were 30 sec
  • Clicked-to-Play 30s Views: 278,531 – 45 percent of clicked video views were 30 sec
  • Paid 30s Views: 782,087 – 23 percent of boosted video views were 30 sec
  • Organic 30s Views: 102,104 – 22 percent of organic video views were 30 sec
  • Total watches at 95%: 397,750 – 10% of view views were watched 95%
  • Unique watches at 95%: 382,809 – 96 percent of 95% views were unique
  • Auto-Played watches at 95%: 262,307 – 8 percent of autoplayed video views reached 95%
  • Clicked-to-Play watches at 95%: 135,443 – 22 percent of clicked video views reached 95%
  • Paid watches at 95%: 348,679 – 10.5% percent of boosted video views reached 95%
  • Organic watches at 95%: 49,071 – 10.5 percent of organic video views reached 95%
  • Video posts 84 – Some videos were posted more than once
  • clicks to play: 658,947 – I don’t know why this is different from “Clicked-to-Play”
  • link clicks: 5,923 – 0.16% of video views result in a click on the post link
  • other clicks: 83,015 – 2.2% of video views result in a click somewhere
  • photo view: 377
  • comment: 1,497 – An average of 18 comments per video post
  • like: 53,476 – An average of 637 likes per video post
  • share: 8,014 – An average of 95 shares per video post

 

Average Facebook video viewership by country

COUNTRY (min 5,000 video views in 2017) sec
Germany (DE) 51.5
United States (US) 42.6
Indonesia (ID) 42.1
Malaysia (MY) 31.3
Sri Lanka (LK) 31.2
Singapore (SG) 30.6
Uganda (UG) 30.5
Tanzania (TZ) 29.9
United Kingdom (GB) 29.6
Myanmar (MM) 29.3
South Africa (ZA) 29.3
Vietnam (VN) 27.7
Thailand (TH) 27.4
Philippines (PH) 27.1
Saudi Arabia (SA) 26.9
Canada (CA) 26.9
Qatar (QA) 26.8
Rwanda (RW) 26.6
Egypt (EG) 26.5
Panama (PA) 26.4
United Arab Emirates (AE) 26.2
Zambia (ZM) 26.1
Botswana (BW) 25.8
Hong Kong (HK) 25.7
Jamaica (JM) 25.5
Ireland (IE) 25.4
Kenya (KE) 25.3
ALL 25.1
Chile (CL) 25.1
Turkey (TR) 24.8
India (IN) 23.8
Sweden (SE) 23.7
Oman (OM) 23.2
Costa Rica (CR) 23.2
Netherlands (NL) 22.9
Morocco (MA) 22.6
Namibia (NA) 22.6
Bangladesh (BD) 22.4
Switzerland (CH) 22.3
Dominican Republic (DO) 21.8
Zimbabwe (ZW) 21.8
South Sudan (SS) 21.8
France (FR) 21.3
Australia (AU) 20.1
Nepal (NP) 18.6

Dataset: 3,758,769 views. 1,572,649 minutes.

Boosted Videos

BEST: Avg views seconds
Sri Lanka 22.0
Thailand 16.6
Malaysia 16.2
South Africa 15.8
Myanmar 15.5
Singapore 15.5
Uganda 15.3
Tanzania 14.9
United States 13.8
Panama 12.9
AVERAGE 10.7
   
WORST: Avg views seconds
Zimbabwe 9.7
Switzerland 9.4
Namibia 9.2
Oman 9.0
Dominican Republic 8.9
South Sudan 8.9
Netherlands 8.9
Bangladesh 8.6
Morocco 8.5
Nepal 6.0
AVERAGE 10.7
   
BEST: 100% completed Boosted
Uganda 17%
Sri Lanka 13%
Myanmar 13%
Tanzania 13%
Malaysia 12%
Thailand 11%
Botswana 11%
Philippines 9%
Rwanda 9%
Vietnam 9%
AVERAGE 8%
   
WORST: 100% completed Boosted
Morocco 6%
South Africa 5%
Canada 5%
Costa Rica 5%
Dominican Republic 5%
Netherlands 5%
Switzerland 4%
Nepal 4%
Ireland 3%
Egypt 1%
AVERAGE 8%
   
BEST: 50% completed Boosted
Uganda 35%
Sri Lanka 31%
Tanzania 28%
Malaysia 28%
Myanmar 27%
Botswana 27%
Kenya 26%
Thailand 25%
United Arab Emirates 25%
Philippines 24%
AVERAGE 20%
   
WORST: 50% completed Boosted
Costa Rica 17%
Morocco 16%
Canada 16%
Turkey 15%
Chile 14%
Switzerland 14%
Dominican Republic 13%
Netherlands 13%
Nepal 11%
Egypt 7%
AVERAGE 20%
   
BEST: 10% completed Boosted
Sri Lanka 69%
Myanmar 62%
Uganda 61%
Tanzania 59%
Malaysia 59%
Thailand 58%
Singapore 56%
United Arab Emirates 55%
Botswana 54%
Kenya 54%
AVERAGE 51%
   
WORST: 10% completed Boosted
Bangladesh 48%
Morocco 48%
Canada 48%
South Sudan 47%
Zimbabwe 46%
Switzerland 46%
Dominican Republic 46%
Netherlands 45%
Egypt 44%
Nepal 40%
AVERAGE 51%
   
BEST: 3-sec view/reach  Boosted
Ireland 53%
Hong Kong 51%
Zimbabwe 51%
Vietnam 50%
United Kingdom 50%
Canada 47%
United States 47%
United Arab Emirates 47%
Netherlands 45%
Denmark 45%
AVERAGE 20%
   
WORST: 3-sec view/reach  Boosted
Guyana 18%
Myanmar 17%
India 15%
Sri Lanka 11%
Philippines 10%
Bangladesh 10%
Papua New Guinea 8%
Mexico 7%
Egypt 4%
Indonesia 3%
AVERAGE 20%

 

Total Video Views

  1. 374132 Interesting: this rare footage of a Sunda Clouded leopard and her cubs isn’t what you would expect, and emphasizes the need to conserve logged forests ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/watch-rare-sighting-of-mother-sunda-clouded-leopard-and-cubs-caught-on-film/
    11/29/17 12:36 PM
  2. 316136 Deep in the rainforests of northern Malaysia, anti-logging campaigns are trying to stop logging companies from entering forests they say belong to Orang Asli communities. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/05/indigenous-groups-activists-risk-arrest-to-blockade-logging-in-malaysia/
    12/13/17 4:50 PM
  3. 311896 Good news: the Managalas Conservation Area is Papua New Guinea’s largest yet, encompassing 3,600 km2 of rainforest: local communities with the support of governments & NGOs have been working towards this for 32 years! Full story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/papua-new-guinea-gets-its-largest-ever-conservation-area/
    12/8/17 12:17 PM
  4. 293713 May is the 5th anniversary of Mongabay-Indonesia, our Indonesian environmental news service. To celebrate, our advisory board member Jane Goodall sent birthday wishes.
    5/18/17 8:02 PM
  5. 292728 World’s s breeding population of Indochinese tigers discovered in Thailand’s forests: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/03/worlds-s-breeding-population-of-indochinese-tigers-discovered-in-thailands-forests/
    3/29/17 2:42 PM
  6. 232699 By analyzing millions of cheetah observations, a team of researchers have concluded that only about 3,577 adult cheetahs remain in southern Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/scientists-call-for-cheetahs-to-be-listed-as-endangered/
    12/15/17 2:40 PM
  7. 227641 Our latest investigation reveals that charcoal from Myanmar’s forests is used to manufacture a wide range of Chinese products, from solar panels to silicon chips for phones, all via illegal cross border trade ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/burning-down-the-house-myanmars-destructive-charcoal-trade/
    10/30/17 3:54 PM
  8. 204322 Amazing: orangutans have been discovered using a special plant to make an external pain reliever, just as native peoples do. Get the whole story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/orangutans-process-plants-into-medicine-study-finds/
    12/6/17 4:15 PM
  9. 152338 These coconut-eating macaques love to floss their teeth: https://india.mongabay.com/2017/12/21/these-coconut-eating-macaques-love-to-floss-their-teeth/ Mongabay-India
    12/21/17 10:20 AM
  10. 106153 Discover the political interests behind the destruction of orangutan habitat in 90 ss. Then visit https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/the-palm-oil-fiefdom/ to find out more.
    10/31/17 12:40 PM
  11. 97701 Brazil’s soy farmers, international commodity traders, and Brasilia want to turn the last undammed tributary of the Amazon into an industrialized commodities export corridor, building dozens of dams, roads and a railway. Indigenous peoples, environmentalists, and citizens are fighting back.
    1/3/17 10:34 AM
  12. 87955 A brutal federal police raid on an Amazon indigenous village in 2012 ended in gunfire and blood. The full story told to Mongabay journalists has lead to new state investigation. Read more: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/day-of-terror-munduruku-village-attacked-by-brazils-federal-police/
    1/12/17 11:56 PM
  13. 62082 The Javan slow loris is listed as Critically Endangered on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species, and is considered one of the most endangered primate species in the world due mainly to habitat loss and the illegal wildlife trade. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/27-critically-endangered-javan-slow-lorises-rescued-from-online-traders-in-indonesia/
    2/10/17 12:26 PM
  14. 59382 Indonesia for Sale is a new series co-produced with The Gecko Project, an investigative reporting initiative dedicated to exposing the corruption driving land grabs and the destruction of rainforests. Read the introduction to this series launching this week here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/indonesia-for-sale-in-depth-series-on-corruption-palm-oil-and-rainforests-starts-tomorrow/
    10/10/17 6:07 AM
  15. 55240 A comprehensive study looking at more than 500 species of primates finds that most are declining in numbers and nearly two-thirds face the threat of extinction. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/running-out-of-time-60-percent-of-primates-sliding-toward-extinction/
    1/20/17 8:51 PM
  16. 51613 The Tapajós River Basin lies at the heart of the Amazon, and at the heart of an exploding controversy: whether to build 40+ large dams, a railway, and highways, turning the Basin into a vast industrialized commodities export corridor; or to curb this development impulse and conserve one of the most biologically and culturally rich regions on the planet.
    1/5/17 12:52 PM
  17. 45526 Zanzibar is home to many more individuals of an endemic monkey species than biologists previously believed: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/zanzibars-red-colobus-monkeys-much-more-numerous-than-thought/
    12/24/17 6:15 AM
  18. 42585 Malagasy authorities have held Raleva, a 61-year-old farmer, in custody since September 27 after he asked to see a mining company’s permits to operate near his village. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/another-madagascar-environmental-activist-imprisoned/
    10/26/17 4:55 PM
  19. 42521
    8/9/17 6:07 PM
  20. 42521
    8/9/17 6:07 PM
  21. 40379
    3/2/17 12:13 PM
  22. 37854 Siamese rosewood nears extinction due to a loophole in trade law: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/smuggled-to-death-how-loopholes-and-lax-enforcement-have-sealed-the-fate-of-siamese-rosewood Photos by Demelza Stokes, FREELAND Foundation (Eric Ash/Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation) and anonymous photographer.
    1/21/17 10:44 AM
  23. 34808 New species of poison frog discovered in Amazonian slopes of Andes in southeastern Peru: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/new-species-of-poison-frog-discovered-in-amazonian-slopes-of-andes-in-southeastern-peru/
    1/26/17 10:38 AM
  24. 31801 Mongabay founder Rhett Butler captured this footage of a critically endangered crested black macaque in Tangkoko reserve in North Sulawesi. Read more and see another great video here: https://news.mongabay.com/2016/05/critically-endangered-monkey-chatters-for-camers/
    5/30/17 11:52 PM
  25. 29959 A brutal Federal Police raid on an Amazon indigenous village in 2012 ended in gunfire and bloodshed. Now the full story told to Mongabay.com journalists leads to new state investigation. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/day-of-terror-munduruku-village-attacked-by-brazils-federal-police/
    1/11/17 1:00 PM

 

Post Total Impressions

  1. 1421978 Interesting: this rare footage of a Sunda Clouded leopard and her cubs isn’t what you would expect, and emphasizes the need to conserve logged forests ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/watch-rare-sighting-of-mother-sunda-clouded-leopard-and-cubs-caught-on-film/
    11/29/17 12:36 PM
  2. 1062285 By analyzing millions of cheetah observations, a team of researchers have concluded that only about 3,577 adult cheetahs remain in southern Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/scientists-call-for-cheetahs-to-be-listed-as-endangered/
    12/15/17 2:40 PM
  3. 1050171 Good news: the Managalas Conservation Area is Papua New Guinea’s largest yet, encompassing 3,600 km2 of rainforest: local communities with the support of governments & NGOs have been working towards this for 32 years! Full story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/papua-new-guinea-gets-its-largest-ever-conservation-area/
    12/8/17 12:17 PM
  4. 974762 World’s s breeding population of Indochinese tigers discovered in Thailand’s forests: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/03/worlds-s-breeding-population-of-indochinese-tigers-discovered-in-thailands-forests/
    3/29/17 2:42 PM
  5. 953980 May is the 5th anniversary of Mongabay-Indonesia, our Indonesian environmental news service. To celebrate, our advisory board member Jane Goodall sent birthday wishes.
    5/18/17 8:02 PM
  6. 780497 Deep in the rainforests of northern Malaysia, anti-logging campaigns are trying to stop logging companies from entering forests they say belong to Orang Asli communities. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/05/indigenous-groups-activists-risk-arrest-to-blockade-logging-in-malaysia/
    12/13/17 4:50 PM
  7. 755800 Amazing: orangutans have been discovered using a special plant to make an external pain reliever, just as native peoples do. Get the whole story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/orangutans-process-plants-into-medicine-study-finds/
    12/6/17 4:15 PM
  8. 668780 Our latest investigation reveals that charcoal from Myanmar’s forests is used to manufacture a wide range of Chinese products, from solar panels to silicon chips for phones, all via illegal cross border trade ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/burning-down-the-house-myanmars-destructive-charcoal-trade/
    10/30/17 3:54 PM
  9. 587971 These coconut-eating macaques love to floss their teeth: https://india.mongabay.com/2017/12/21/these-coconut-eating-macaques-love-to-floss-their-teeth/ Mongabay-India
    12/21/17 10:20 AM
  10. 413336 Brazil’s soy farmers, international commodity traders, and Brasilia want to turn the last undammed tributary of the Amazon into an industrialized commodities export corridor, building dozens of dams, roads and a railway. Indigenous peoples, environmentalists, and citizens are fighting back.
    1/3/17 10:34 AM
  11. 345518 A brutal federal police raid on an Amazon indigenous village in 2012 ended in gunfire and blood. The full story told to Mongabay journalists has lead to new state investigation. Read more: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/day-of-terror-munduruku-village-attacked-by-brazils-federal-police/
    1/12/17 11:56 PM
  12. 340816 Discover the political interests behind the destruction of orangutan habitat in 90 ss. Then visit https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/the-palm-oil-fiefdom/ to find out more.
    10/31/17 12:40 PM
  13. 240336 A comprehensive study looking at more than 500 species of primates finds that most are declining in numbers and nearly two-thirds face the threat of extinction. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/running-out-of-time-60-percent-of-primates-sliding-toward-extinction/
    1/20/17 8:51 PM
  14. 223617 Indonesia for Sale is a new series co-produced with The Gecko Project, an investigative reporting initiative dedicated to exposing the corruption driving land grabs and the destruction of rainforests. Read the introduction to this series launching this week here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/indonesia-for-sale-in-depth-series-on-corruption-palm-oil-and-rainforests-starts-tomorrow/
    10/10/17 6:07 AM
  15. 219564
    3/2/17 12:13 PM
  16. 218110 The Tapajós River Basin lies at the heart of the Amazon, and at the heart of an exploding controversy: whether to build 40+ large dams, a railway, and highways, turning the Basin into a vast industrialized commodities export corridor; or to curb this development impulse and conserve one of the most biologically and culturally rich regions on the planet.
    1/5/17 12:52 PM
  17. 216768 The Javan slow loris is listed as Critically Endangered on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species, and is considered one of the most endangered primate species in the world due mainly to habitat loss and the illegal wildlife trade. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/27-critically-endangered-javan-slow-lorises-rescued-from-online-traders-in-indonesia/
    2/10/17 12:26 PM
  18. 192637 Zanzibar is home to many more individuals of an endemic monkey species than biologists previously believed: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/zanzibars-red-colobus-monkeys-much-more-numerous-than-thought/
    12/24/17 6:15 AM
  19. 190440 Mongabay founder Rhett Butler captured this footage of a critically endangered crested black macaque in Tangkoko reserve in North Sulawesi. Read more and see another great video here: https://news.mongabay.com/2016/05/critically-endangered-monkey-chatters-for-camers/
    5/30/17 11:52 PM
  20. 178845 125,000 views later, our Sumatran rhino calf video hasn’t gotten any less adorable:
    7/23/17 6:15 AM
  21. 163794 Siamese rosewood nears extinction due to a loophole in trade law: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/smuggled-to-death-how-loopholes-and-lax-enforcement-have-sealed-the-fate-of-siamese-rosewood Photos by Demelza Stokes, FREELAND Foundation (Eric Ash/Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation) and anonymous photographer.
    1/21/17 10:44 AM
  22. 147736 Mongabay founder Rhett Butler was in North Sulawesi’s Tangkoko National Park last month with Chris Al Munawarah where he visited the reserve’s famous strangler fig tree, which was nearly destroyed in a fire in 2015. Local community members saved the tree and the forest by fighting the fire https://news.mongabay.com/2017/06/fire-a-rising-threat-to-sulawesis-black-macaques/
    6/4/17 9:37 PM
  23. 138374 New species of poison frog discovered in Amazonian slopes of Andes in southeastern Peru: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/new-species-of-poison-frog-discovered-in-amazonian-slopes-of-andes-in-southeastern-peru/
    1/26/17 10:38 AM
  24. 134940 Malagasy authorities have held Raleva, a 61-year-old farmer, in custody since September 27 after he asked to see a mining company’s permits to operate near his village. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/another-madagascar-environmental-activist-imprisoned/
    10/26/17 4:55 PM
  25. 131136 In the forests of northern Madagascar, scientists have discovered a new species of dwarf lemur: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/02/new-species-of-dwarf-lemur-discovered-in-madagascar/
    2/15/17 5:40 PM

 

Post Organic Impressions

  1. 188151 Interesting: this rare footage of a Sunda Clouded leopard and her cubs isn’t what you would expect, and emphasizes the need to conserve logged forests ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/watch-rare-sighting-of-mother-sunda-clouded-leopard-and-cubs-caught-on-film/
    11/29/17 12:36 PM
  2. 136089 Amazing: orangutans have been discovered using a special plant to make an external pain reliever, just as native peoples do. Get the whole story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/orangutans-process-plants-into-medicine-study-finds/
    12/6/17 4:15 PM
  3. 87206 Our latest investigation reveals that charcoal from Myanmar’s forests is used to manufacture a wide range of Chinese products, from solar panels to silicon chips for phones, all via illegal cross border trade ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/burning-down-the-house-myanmars-destructive-charcoal-trade/
    10/30/17 3:54 PM
  4. 65423
    8/9/17 6:07 PM
  5. 65423
    8/9/17 6:07 PM
  6. 64177 Mongabay founder Rhett Butler was in North Sulawesi’s Tangkoko National Park last month with Chris Al Munawarah where he visited the reserve’s famous strangler fig tree, which was nearly destroyed in a fire in 2015. Local community members saved the tree and the forest by fighting the fire https://news.mongabay.com/2017/06/fire-a-rising-threat-to-sulawesis-black-macaques/
    6/4/17 9:37 PM
  7. 62339 Deep in the rainforests of northern Malaysia, anti-logging campaigns are trying to stop logging companies from entering forests they say belong to Orang Asli communities. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/05/indigenous-groups-activists-risk-arrest-to-blockade-logging-in-malaysia/
    12/13/17 4:50 PM
  8. 61224 World’s s breeding population of Indochinese tigers discovered in Thailand’s forests: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/03/worlds-s-breeding-population-of-indochinese-tigers-discovered-in-thailands-forests/
    3/29/17 2:42 PM
  9. 61148 Indonesia for Sale is a new series co-produced with The Gecko Project, an investigative reporting initiative dedicated to exposing the corruption driving land grabs and the destruction of rainforests. Read the introduction to this series launching this week here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/indonesia-for-sale-in-depth-series-on-corruption-palm-oil-and-rainforests-starts-tomorrow/
    10/10/17 6:07 AM
  10. 48566 By analyzing millions of cheetah observations, a team of researchers have concluded that only about 3,577 adult cheetahs remain in southern Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/scientists-call-for-cheetahs-to-be-listed-as-endangered/
    12/15/17 2:40 PM
  11. 42566 Lemurs, one of the most threatened primates in the world, are being illegally served in restaurants in northeastern Madagascar, learn more here ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/lemur-on-the-menu-most-endangered-primates-still-served-in-madagascar/
    11/20/17 12:39 PM
  12. 40863 These coconut-eating macaques love to floss their teeth: https://india.mongabay.com/2017/12/21/these-coconut-eating-macaques-love-to-floss-their-teeth/ Mongabay-India
    12/21/17 10:20 AM
  13. 39784 Good news: the Managalas Conservation Area is Papua New Guinea’s largest yet, encompassing 3,600 km2 of rainforest: local communities with the support of governments & NGOs have been working towards this for 32 years! Full story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/papua-new-guinea-gets-its-largest-ever-conservation-area/
    12/8/17 12:17 PM
  14. 39480 TWO YEARS WORTH of global carbon emissions were recently discovered by scientists in the form of peat – and now a new research expedition has revealed there may be more. Find out more about the discovery of the world’s biggest tropical peatland in the Congo Basin rainforest of Central Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/much-deeper-than-we-expected-huge-peatland-offers-up-more-surprises/
    11/9/17 11:20 AM
  15. 38531 Brazil’s soy farmers, international commodity traders, and Brasilia want to turn the last undammed tributary of the Amazon into an industrialized commodities export corridor, building dozens of dams, roads and a railway. Indigenous peoples, environmentalists, and citizens are fighting back.
    1/3/17 10:34 AM
  16. 36719 Mongabay founder Rhett Butler captured this footage of a critically endangered crested black macaque in Tangkoko reserve in North Sulawesi. Read more and see another great video here: https://news.mongabay.com/2016/05/critically-endangered-monkey-chatters-for-camers/
    5/30/17 11:52 PM
  17. 35997 In 1986, scientists estimated there could be as many as 800 Sumatran rhinos left. That fell to 400 in 1996, then 275 in 2008. Today the official estimate is 100 rhinos, but almost all experts believe that figure is overly optimistic. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/worst-case-scenario-there-could-be-only-30-wild-sumatran-rhinos-left/ This is the first article in our four-part series “Is Anyone Going to Save the Sumatran Rhino?” A new installment will be published daily.
    11/7/17 12:20 PM
  18. 35084 Discover the political interests behind the destruction of orangutan habitat in 90 ss. Then visit https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/the-palm-oil-fiefdom/ to find out more.
    10/31/17 12:40 PM
  19. 32775 A new species of great ape was announced this week, meet the Batang Toru orangutan! https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/the-eighth-great-ape-new-orangutan-species-discovered-in-sumatra/
    11/5/17 8:11 AM
  20. 30827 Zanzibar is home to many more individuals of an endemic monkey species than biologists previously believed: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/zanzibars-red-colobus-monkeys-much-more-numerous-than-thought/
    12/24/17 6:15 AM
  21. 30790 Beef has a climate problem! Mongabay’s latest on this issue ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/unfair-trade-us-beef-has-a-climate-problem/ video h/t Years of Living Dangerously #YEARSproject
    10/28/17 12:15 PM
  22. 29172 May is the 5th anniversary of Mongabay-Indonesia, our Indonesian environmental news service. To celebrate, our advisory board member Jane Goodall sent birthday wishes.
    5/18/17 8:02 PM
  23. 27413 Stunningly honest in this video, illegal loggers and politicians celebrating that 2,317 square miles of federally protected Amazon forest is poised to be opened for logging & mining, watch and then read more here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/06/brazil-on-verge-of-legitimizing-amazon-land-theft-on-a-grand-scale/
    6/16/17 8:16 AM
  24. 26297 A brutal federal police raid on an Amazon indigenous village in 2012 ended in gunfire and blood. The full story told to Mongabay journalists has lead to new state investigation. Read more: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/day-of-terror-munduruku-village-attacked-by-brazils-federal-police/
    1/12/17 11:56 PM
  25. 26153 New population of rare Myanmar snub-nosed monkey discovered in China: https://news.mongabay.com/2016/12/new-population-of-rare-myanmar-snub-nosed-monkey-discovered-in-china/ Photo and video credits: Dong Shaohua and Tian Yinping.
    1/10/17 8:04 AM

 

Clicked-to-Play Video Views

  1. 65009 Interesting: this rare footage of a Sunda Clouded leopard and her cubs isn’t what you would expect, and emphasizes the need to conserve logged forests ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/watch-rare-sighting-of-mother-sunda-clouded-leopard-and-cubs-caught-on-film/
    11/29/17 12:36 PM
  2. 63349 World’s s breeding population of Indochinese tigers discovered in Thailand’s forests: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/03/worlds-s-breeding-population-of-indochinese-tigers-discovered-in-thailands-forests/
    3/29/17 2:42 PM
  3. 52910 By analyzing millions of cheetah observations, a team of researchers have concluded that only about 3,577 adult cheetahs remain in southern Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/scientists-call-for-cheetahs-to-be-listed-as-endangered/
    12/15/17 2:40 PM
  4. 41945 Brazil’s soy farmers, international commodity traders, and Brasilia want to turn the last undammed tributary of the Amazon into an industrialized commodities export corridor, building dozens of dams, roads and a railway. Indigenous peoples, environmentalists, and citizens are fighting back.
    1/3/17 10:34 AM
  5. 38035 A brutal federal police raid on an Amazon indigenous village in 2012 ended in gunfire and blood. The full story told to Mongabay journalists has lead to new state investigation. Read more: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/day-of-terror-munduruku-village-attacked-by-brazils-federal-police/
    1/12/17 11:56 PM
  6. 36002 These coconut-eating macaques love to floss their teeth: https://india.mongabay.com/2017/12/21/these-coconut-eating-macaques-love-to-floss-their-teeth/ Mongabay-India
    12/21/17 10:20 AM
  7. 32569 Good news: the Managalas Conservation Area is Papua New Guinea’s largest yet, encompassing 3,600 km2 of rainforest: local communities with the support of governments & NGOs have been working towards this for 32 years! Full story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/papua-new-guinea-gets-its-largest-ever-conservation-area/
    12/8/17 12:17 PM
  8. 25365
    8/9/17 6:07 PM
  9. 25365
    8/9/17 6:07 PM
  10. 25205 A comprehensive study looking at more than 500 species of primates finds that most are declining in numbers and nearly two-thirds face the threat of extinction. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/running-out-of-time-60-percent-of-primates-sliding-toward-extinction/
    1/20/17 8:51 PM
  11. 20892 The Tapajós River Basin lies at the heart of the Amazon, and at the heart of an exploding controversy: whether to build 40+ large dams, a railway, and highways, turning the Basin into a vast industrialized commodities export corridor; or to curb this development impulse and conserve one of the most biologically and culturally rich regions on the planet.
    1/5/17 12:52 PM
  12. 20603
    3/2/17 12:13 PM
  13. 17272 125,000 views later, our Sumatran rhino calf video hasn’t gotten any less adorable:
    7/23/17 6:15 AM
  14. 13296 Amazing: orangutans have been discovered using a special plant to make an external pain reliever, just as native peoples do. Get the whole story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/orangutans-process-plants-into-medicine-study-finds/
    12/6/17 4:15 PM
  15. 12917 Zanzibar is home to many more individuals of an endemic monkey species than biologists previously believed: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/zanzibars-red-colobus-monkeys-much-more-numerous-than-thought/
    12/24/17 6:15 AM
  16. 12449 Mongabay founder Rhett Butler was in North Sulawesi’s Tangkoko National Park last month with Chris Al Munawarah where he visited the reserve’s famous strangler fig tree, which was nearly destroyed in a fire in 2015. Local community members saved the tree and the forest by fighting the fire https://news.mongabay.com/2017/06/fire-a-rising-threat-to-sulawesis-black-macaques/
    6/4/17 9:37 PM
  17. 12304 A brutal Federal Police raid on an Amazon indigenous village in 2012 ended in gunfire and bloodshed. Now the full story told to Mongabay.com journalists leads to new state investigation. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/day-of-terror-munduruku-village-attacked-by-brazils-federal-police/
    1/11/17 1:00 PM
  18. 10607 The Javan slow loris is listed as Critically Endangered on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species, and is considered one of the most endangered primate species in the world due mainly to habitat loss and the illegal wildlife trade. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/27-critically-endangered-javan-slow-lorises-rescued-from-online-traders-in-indonesia/
    2/10/17 12:26 PM
  19. 10195 Siamese rosewood nears extinction due to a loophole in trade law: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/smuggled-to-death-how-loopholes-and-lax-enforcement-have-sealed-the-fate-of-siamese-rosewood Photos by Demelza Stokes, FREELAND Foundation (Eric Ash/Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation) and anonymous photographer.
    1/21/17 10:44 AM
  20. 8049 Mongabay founder Rhett Butler captured this footage of a critically endangered crested black macaque in Tangkoko reserve in North Sulawesi. Read more and see another great video here: https://news.mongabay.com/2016/05/critically-endangered-monkey-chatters-for-camers/
    5/30/17 11:52 PM
  21. 6668 Lola Ya Bonobo sanctuary, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, strives to care for bonobos and human communities too. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/05/conservation-lessons-from-the-bonobos/
    5/3/17 5:15 AM
  22. 6641 Slave labor in the Amazon: Risking lives to cut down the rainforest: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/03/slave-labor-in-the-amazon-risking-lives-to-cut-down-the-rainforest/
    3/16/17 5:10 PM
  23. 6106 New species of poison frog discovered in Amazonian slopes of Andes in southeastern Peru: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/new-species-of-poison-frog-discovered-in-amazonian-slopes-of-andes-in-southeastern-peru/
    1/26/17 10:38 AM
  24. 5045 On the Amazon frontier, the easiest way to become rich is stealing forested land, laundering the timber, and then going into politics, our reporters were told in this striking video.
    4/26/17 3:15 PM

 

Organic Video Views

  1. 44876 Interesting: this rare footage of a Sunda Clouded leopard and her cubs isn’t what you would expect, and emphasizes the need to conserve logged forests ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/watch-rare-sighting-of-mother-sunda-clouded-leopard-and-cubs-caught-on-film/
    11/29/17 12:36 PM
  2. 42521
    8/9/17 6:07 PM
  3. 42521
    8/9/17 6:07 PM
  4. 23523 Amazing: orangutans have been discovered using a special plant to make an external pain reliever, just as native peoples do. Get the whole story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/orangutans-process-plants-into-medicine-study-finds/
    12/6/17 4:15 PM
  5. 21602 Our latest investigation reveals that charcoal from Myanmar’s forests is used to manufacture a wide range of Chinese products, from solar panels to silicon chips for phones, all via illegal cross border trade ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/burning-down-the-house-myanmars-destructive-charcoal-trade/
    10/30/17 3:54 PM
  6. 17249 Deep in the rainforests of northern Malaysia, anti-logging campaigns are trying to stop logging companies from entering forests they say belong to Orang Asli communities. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/05/indigenous-groups-activists-risk-arrest-to-blockade-logging-in-malaysia/
    12/13/17 4:50 PM
  7. 11013 World’s s breeding population of Indochinese tigers discovered in Thailand’s forests: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/03/worlds-s-breeding-population-of-indochinese-tigers-discovered-in-thailands-forests/
    3/29/17 2:42 PM
  8. 10661 Good news: the Managalas Conservation Area is Papua New Guinea’s largest yet, encompassing 3,600 km2 of rainforest: local communities with the support of governments & NGOs have been working towards this for 32 years! Full story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/papua-new-guinea-gets-its-largest-ever-conservation-area/
    12/8/17 12:17 PM
  9. 9624 By analyzing millions of cheetah observations, a team of researchers have concluded that only about 3,577 adult cheetahs remain in southern Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/scientists-call-for-cheetahs-to-be-listed-as-endangered/
    12/15/17 2:40 PM
  10. 9605 Indonesia for Sale is a new series co-produced with The Gecko Project, an investigative reporting initiative dedicated to exposing the corruption driving land grabs and the destruction of rainforests. Read the introduction to this series launching this week here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/indonesia-for-sale-in-depth-series-on-corruption-palm-oil-and-rainforests-starts-tomorrow/
    10/10/17 6:07 AM
  11. 8730 TWO YEARS WORTH of global carbon emissions were recently discovered by scientists in the form of peat – and now a new research expedition has revealed there may be more. Find out more about the discovery of the world’s biggest tropical peatland in the Congo Basin rainforest of Central Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/much-deeper-than-we-expected-huge-peatland-offers-up-more-surprises/
    11/9/17 11:20 AM
  12. 8243 Lemurs, one of the most threatened primates in the world, are being illegally served in restaurants in northeastern Madagascar, learn more here ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/lemur-on-the-menu-most-endangered-primates-still-served-in-madagascar/
    11/20/17 12:39 PM
  13. 8136 Discover the political interests behind the destruction of orangutan habitat in 90 ss. Then visit https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/the-palm-oil-fiefdom/ to find out more.
    10/31/17 12:40 PM
  14. 7874 These coconut-eating macaques love to floss their teeth: https://india.mongabay.com/2017/12/21/these-coconut-eating-macaques-love-to-floss-their-teeth/ Mongabay-India
    12/21/17 10:20 AM
  15. 6888 Beef has a climate problem! Mongabay’s latest on this issue ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/unfair-trade-us-beef-has-a-climate-problem/ video h/t Years of Living Dangerously #YEARSproject
    10/28/17 12:15 PM
  16. 6838 In 1986, scientists estimated there could be as many as 800 Sumatran rhinos left. That fell to 400 in 1996, then 275 in 2008. Today the official estimate is 100 rhinos, but almost all experts believe that figure is overly optimistic. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/worst-case-scenario-there-could-be-only-30-wild-sumatran-rhinos-left/ This is the first article in our four-part series “Is Anyone Going to Save the Sumatran Rhino?” A new installment will be published daily.
    11/7/17 12:20 PM
  17. 6453 May is the 5th anniversary of Mongabay-Indonesia, our Indonesian environmental news service. To celebrate, our advisory board member Jane Goodall sent birthday wishes.
    5/18/17 8:02 PM
  18. 6210 Brazil’s soy farmers, international commodity traders, and Brasilia want to turn the last undammed tributary of the Amazon into an industrialized commodities export corridor, building dozens of dams, roads and a railway. Indigenous peoples, environmentalists, and citizens are fighting back.
    1/3/17 10:34 AM
  19. 6188 Today is World Orangutan Day. See our coverage of orangutans at https://news.mongabay.com/list/orangutans/ [Edit] Filmed at the Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programme’s rehabilitation center in North Sumatra: http://sumatranorangutan.org/. SCOP is working to protect and restore orangutan habitat, rescue and rehabilitate displaced and orphaned orangutans, and end the trade in orangutans.
    8/19/17 12:51 PM
  20. 6188 Today is World Orangutan Day. See our coverage of orangutans at https://news.mongabay.com/list/orangutans/ [Edit] Filmed at the Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programme’s rehabilitation center in North Sumatra: http://sumatranorangutan.org/. SCOP is working to protect and restore orangutan habitat, rescue and rehabilitate displaced and orphaned orangutans, and end the trade in orangutans.
    8/19/17 12:51 PM
  21. 6176 New population of rare Myanmar snub-nosed monkey discovered in China: https://news.mongabay.com/2016/12/new-population-of-rare-myanmar-snub-nosed-monkey-discovered-in-china/ Photo and video credits: Dong Shaohua and Tian Yinping.
    1/10/17 8:04 AM
  22. 5961 Mongabay founder Rhett Butler captured this footage of a critically endangered crested black macaque in Tangkoko reserve in North Sulawesi. Read more and see another great video here: https://news.mongabay.com/2016/05/critically-endangered-monkey-chatters-for-camers/
    5/30/17 11:52 PM
  23. 5625 Stunningly honest in this video, illegal loggers and politicians celebrating that 2,317 square miles of federally protected Amazon forest is poised to be opened for logging & mining, watch and then read more here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/06/brazil-on-verge-of-legitimizing-amazon-land-theft-on-a-grand-scale/
    6/16/17 8:16 AM
  24. 5314 Madagascar is applying to sell millions of dollars’ worth of illegally logged timber, prompting fears of a bonanza for traffickers. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/madagascar-petitions-cites-to-sell-millions-in-stolen-rosewood/
    11/14/17 2:40 PM
  25. 4838 Zanzibar is home to many more individuals of an endemic monkey species than biologists previously believed: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/zanzibars-red-colobus-monkeys-much-more-numerous-than-thought/
    12/24/17 6:15 AM

 

Total 30s Views

  1. 101821 Interesting: this rare footage of a Sunda Clouded leopard and her cubs isn’t what you would expect, and emphasizes the need to conserve logged forests ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/watch-rare-sighting-of-mother-sunda-clouded-leopard-and-cubs-caught-on-film/
    11/29/17 12:36 PM
  2. 99083 By analyzing millions of cheetah observations, a team of researchers have concluded that only about 3,577 adult cheetahs remain in southern Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/scientists-call-for-cheetahs-to-be-listed-as-endangered/
    12/15/17 2:40 PM
  3. 97758 World’s s breeding population of Indochinese tigers discovered in Thailand’s forests: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/03/worlds-s-breeding-population-of-indochinese-tigers-discovered-in-thailands-forests/
    3/29/17 2:42 PM
  4. 55308 Good news: the Managalas Conservation Area is Papua New Guinea’s largest yet, encompassing 3,600 km2 of rainforest: local communities with the support of governments & NGOs have been working towards this for 32 years! Full story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/papua-new-guinea-gets-its-largest-ever-conservation-area/
    12/8/17 12:17 PM
  5. 54688 Our latest investigation reveals that charcoal from Myanmar’s forests is used to manufacture a wide range of Chinese products, from solar panels to silicon chips for phones, all via illegal cross border trade ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/burning-down-the-house-myanmars-destructive-charcoal-trade/
    10/30/17 3:54 PM
  6. 51280 Deep in the rainforests of northern Malaysia, anti-logging campaigns are trying to stop logging companies from entering forests they say belong to Orang Asli communities. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/05/indigenous-groups-activists-risk-arrest-to-blockade-logging-in-malaysia/
    12/13/17 4:50 PM
  7. 49243 These coconut-eating macaques love to floss their teeth: https://india.mongabay.com/2017/12/21/these-coconut-eating-macaques-love-to-floss-their-teeth/ Mongabay-India
    12/21/17 10:20 AM
  8. 42697 Amazing: orangutans have been discovered using a special plant to make an external pain reliever, just as native peoples do. Get the whole story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/orangutans-process-plants-into-medicine-study-finds/
    12/6/17 4:15 PM
  9. 38196 May is the 5th anniversary of Mongabay-Indonesia, our Indonesian environmental news service. To celebrate, our advisory board member Jane Goodall sent birthday wishes.
    5/18/17 8:02 PM
  10. 30420 A brutal federal police raid on an Amazon indigenous village in 2012 ended in gunfire and blood. The full story told to Mongabay journalists has lead to new state investigation. Read more: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/day-of-terror-munduruku-village-attacked-by-brazils-federal-police/
    1/12/17 11:56 PM
  11. 23528 Brazil’s soy farmers, international commodity traders, and Brasilia want to turn the last undammed tributary of the Amazon into an industrialized commodities export corridor, building dozens of dams, roads and a railway. Indigenous peoples, environmentalists, and citizens are fighting back.
    1/3/17 10:34 AM
  12. 17487 Discover the political interests behind the destruction of orangutan habitat in 90 ss. Then visit https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/the-palm-oil-fiefdom/ to find out more.
    10/31/17 12:40 PM
  13. 13631 Zanzibar is home to many more individuals of an endemic monkey species than biologists previously believed: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/zanzibars-red-colobus-monkeys-much-more-numerous-than-thought/
    12/24/17 6:15 AM
  14. 11365 A brutal Federal Police raid on an Amazon indigenous village in 2012 ended in gunfire and bloodshed. Now the full story told to Mongabay.com journalists leads to new state investigation. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/day-of-terror-munduruku-village-attacked-by-brazils-federal-police/
    1/11/17 1:00 PM
  15. 9614 The Tapajós River Basin lies at the heart of the Amazon, and at the heart of an exploding controversy: whether to build 40+ large dams, a railway, and highways, turning the Basin into a vast industrialized commodities export corridor; or to curb this development impulse and conserve one of the most biologically and culturally rich regions on the planet.
    1/5/17 12:52 PM
  16. 9402 A comprehensive study looking at more than 500 species of primates finds that most are declining in numbers and nearly two-thirds face the threat of extinction. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/running-out-of-time-60-percent-of-primates-sliding-toward-extinction/
    1/20/17 8:51 PM
  17. 8937 Malagasy authorities have held Raleva, a 61-year-old farmer, in custody since September 27 after he asked to see a mining company’s permits to operate near his village. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/another-madagascar-environmental-activist-imprisoned/
    10/26/17 4:55 PM
  18. 8795 Indonesia for Sale is a new series co-produced with The Gecko Project, an investigative reporting initiative dedicated to exposing the corruption driving land grabs and the destruction of rainforests. Read the introduction to this series launching this week here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/indonesia-for-sale-in-depth-series-on-corruption-palm-oil-and-rainforests-starts-tomorrow/
    10/10/17 6:07 AM
  19. 8677
    3/2/17 12:13 PM
  20. 8385 New species of poison frog discovered in Amazonian slopes of Andes in southeastern Peru: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/new-species-of-poison-frog-discovered-in-amazonian-slopes-of-andes-in-southeastern-peru/
    1/26/17 10:38 AM
  21. 8215 TWO YEARS WORTH of global carbon emissions were recently discovered by scientists in the form of peat – and now a new research expedition has revealed there may be more. Find out more about the discovery of the world’s biggest tropical peatland in the Congo Basin rainforest of Central Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/much-deeper-than-we-expected-huge-peatland-offers-up-more-surprises/
    11/9/17 11:20 AM
  22. 8208
    8/9/17 6:07 PM
  23. 8208
    8/9/17 6:07 PM
  24. 8181 The Javan slow loris is listed as Critically Endangered on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species, and is considered one of the most endangered primate species in the world due mainly to habitat loss and the illegal wildlife trade. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/27-critically-endangered-javan-slow-lorises-rescued-from-online-traders-in-indonesia/
    2/10/17 12:26 PM
  25. 7479 Lemurs, one of the most threatened primates in the world, are being illegally served in restaurants in northeastern Madagascar, learn more here ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/lemur-on-the-menu-most-endangered-primates-still-served-in-madagascar/
    11/20/17 12:39 PM

 

Organic 30s Views

  1. 13173 Interesting: this rare footage of a Sunda Clouded leopard and her cubs isn’t what you would expect, and emphasizes the need to conserve logged forests ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/watch-rare-sighting-of-mother-sunda-clouded-leopard-and-cubs-caught-on-film/
    11/29/17 12:36 PM
  2. 8208
    8/9/17 6:07 PM
  3. 8208
    8/9/17 6:07 PM
  4. 6096 Amazing: orangutans have been discovered using a special plant to make an external pain reliever, just as native peoples do. Get the whole story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/orangutans-process-plants-into-medicine-study-finds/
    12/6/17 4:15 PM
  5. 5324 Our latest investigation reveals that charcoal from Myanmar’s forests is used to manufacture a wide range of Chinese products, from solar panels to silicon chips for phones, all via illegal cross border trade ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/burning-down-the-house-myanmars-destructive-charcoal-trade/
    10/30/17 3:54 PM
  6. 3449 Deep in the rainforests of northern Malaysia, anti-logging campaigns are trying to stop logging companies from entering forests they say belong to Orang Asli communities. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/05/indigenous-groups-activists-risk-arrest-to-blockade-logging-in-malaysia/
    12/13/17 4:50 PM
  7. 3311 World’s s breeding population of Indochinese tigers discovered in Thailand’s forests: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/03/worlds-s-breeding-population-of-indochinese-tigers-discovered-in-thailands-forests/
    3/29/17 2:42 PM
  8. 3299 By analyzing millions of cheetah observations, a team of researchers have concluded that only about 3,577 adult cheetahs remain in southern Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/scientists-call-for-cheetahs-to-be-listed-as-endangered/
    12/15/17 2:40 PM
  9. 2943 TWO YEARS WORTH of global carbon emissions were recently discovered by scientists in the form of peat – and now a new research expedition has revealed there may be more. Find out more about the discovery of the world’s biggest tropical peatland in the Congo Basin rainforest of Central Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/much-deeper-than-we-expected-huge-peatland-offers-up-more-surprises/
    11/9/17 11:20 AM
  10. 2279 These coconut-eating macaques love to floss their teeth: https://india.mongabay.com/2017/12/21/these-coconut-eating-macaques-love-to-floss-their-teeth/ Mongabay-India
    12/21/17 10:20 AM
  11. 1982 Good news: the Managalas Conservation Area is Papua New Guinea’s largest yet, encompassing 3,600 km2 of rainforest: local communities with the support of governments & NGOs have been working towards this for 32 years! Full story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/papua-new-guinea-gets-its-largest-ever-conservation-area/
    12/8/17 12:17 PM
  12. 1768 Lemurs, one of the most threatened primates in the world, are being illegally served in restaurants in northeastern Madagascar, learn more here ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/lemur-on-the-menu-most-endangered-primates-still-served-in-madagascar/
    11/20/17 12:39 PM
  13. 1734 Discover the political interests behind the destruction of orangutan habitat in 90 ss. Then visit https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/the-palm-oil-fiefdom/ to find out more.
    10/31/17 12:40 PM
  14. 1618 Today is World Orangutan Day. See our coverage of orangutans at https://news.mongabay.com/list/orangutans/ [Edit] Filmed at the Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programme’s rehabilitation center in North Sumatra: http://sumatranorangutan.org/. SCOP is working to protect and restore orangutan habitat, rescue and rehabilitate displaced and orphaned orangutans, and end the trade in orangutans.
    8/19/17 12:51 PM
  15. 1618 Today is World Orangutan Day. See our coverage of orangutans at https://news.mongabay.com/list/orangutans/ [Edit] Filmed at the Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programme’s rehabilitation center in North Sumatra: http://sumatranorangutan.org/. SCOP is working to protect and restore orangutan habitat, rescue and rehabilitate displaced and orphaned orangutans, and end the trade in orangutans.
    8/19/17 12:51 PM
  16. 1616 New population of rare Myanmar snub-nosed monkey discovered in China: https://news.mongabay.com/2016/12/new-population-of-rare-myanmar-snub-nosed-monkey-discovered-in-china/ Photo and video credits: Dong Shaohua and Tian Yinping.
    1/10/17 8:04 AM
  17. 1469 Indonesia for Sale is a new series co-produced with The Gecko Project, an investigative reporting initiative dedicated to exposing the corruption driving land grabs and the destruction of rainforests. Read the introduction to this series launching this week here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/indonesia-for-sale-in-depth-series-on-corruption-palm-oil-and-rainforests-starts-tomorrow/
    10/10/17 6:07 AM
  18. 1441 Brazil’s soy farmers, international commodity traders, and Brasilia want to turn the last undammed tributary of the Amazon into an industrialized commodities export corridor, building dozens of dams, roads and a railway. Indigenous peoples, environmentalists, and citizens are fighting back.
    1/3/17 10:34 AM
  19. 1433 In 1986, scientists estimated there could be as many as 800 Sumatran rhinos left. That fell to 400 in 1996, then 275 in 2008. Today the official estimate is 100 rhinos, but almost all experts believe that figure is overly optimistic. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/worst-case-scenario-there-could-be-only-30-wild-sumatran-rhinos-left/ This is the first article in our four-part series “Is Anyone Going to Save the Sumatran Rhino?” A new installment will be published daily.
    11/7/17 12:20 PM
  20. 1300 A brutal federal police raid on an Amazon indigenous village in 2012 ended in gunfire and blood. The full story told to Mongabay journalists has lead to new state investigation. Read more: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/day-of-terror-munduruku-village-attacked-by-brazils-federal-police/
    1/12/17 11:56 PM
  21. 1300 Beef has a climate problem! Mongabay’s latest on this issue ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/unfair-trade-us-beef-has-a-climate-problem/ video h/t Years of Living Dangerously #YEARSproject
    10/28/17 12:15 PM
  22. 1164 Madagascar is applying to sell millions of dollars’ worth of illegally logged timber, prompting fears of a bonanza for traffickers. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/madagascar-petitions-cites-to-sell-millions-in-stolen-rosewood/
    11/14/17 2:40 PM
  23. 1132 Zanzibar is home to many more individuals of an endemic monkey species than biologists previously believed: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/zanzibars-red-colobus-monkeys-much-more-numerous-than-thought/
    12/24/17 6:15 AM
  24. 1075 A new species of great ape was announced this week, meet the Batang Toru orangutan! https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/the-eighth-great-ape-new-orangutan-species-discovered-in-sumatra/
    11/5/17 8:11 AM
  25. 1036 Mongabay founder Rhett Butler was in North Sulawesi’s Tangkoko National Park last month with Chris Al Munawarah where he visited the reserve’s famous strangler fig tree, which was nearly destroyed in a fire in 2015. Local community members saved the tree and the forest by fighting the fire https://news.mongabay.com/2017/06/fire-a-rising-threat-to-sulawesis-black-macaques/
    6/4/17 9:37 PM

 

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  1. 73912 By analyzing millions of cheetah observations, a team of researchers have concluded that only about 3,577 adult cheetahs remain in southern Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/scientists-call-for-cheetahs-to-be-listed-as-endangered/
    12/15/17 2:40 PM
  2. 44244 Interesting: this rare footage of a Sunda Clouded leopard and her cubs isn’t what you would expect, and emphasizes the need to conserve logged forests ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/watch-rare-sighting-of-mother-sunda-clouded-leopard-and-cubs-caught-on-film/
    11/29/17 12:36 PM
  3. 43799 World’s s breeding population of Indochinese tigers discovered in Thailand’s forests: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/03/worlds-s-breeding-population-of-indochinese-tigers-discovered-in-thailands-forests/
    3/29/17 2:42 PM
  4. 32907 Our latest investigation reveals that charcoal from Myanmar’s forests is used to manufacture a wide range of Chinese products, from solar panels to silicon chips for phones, all via illegal cross border trade ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/burning-down-the-house-myanmars-destructive-charcoal-trade/
    10/30/17 3:54 PM
  5. 31547 Good news: the Managalas Conservation Area is Papua New Guinea’s largest yet, encompassing 3,600 km2 of rainforest: local communities with the support of governments & NGOs have been working towards this for 32 years! Full story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/papua-new-guinea-gets-its-largest-ever-conservation-area/
    12/8/17 12:17 PM
  6. 30736 Deep in the rainforests of northern Malaysia, anti-logging campaigns are trying to stop logging companies from entering forests they say belong to Orang Asli communities. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/05/indigenous-groups-activists-risk-arrest-to-blockade-logging-in-malaysia/
    12/13/17 4:50 PM
  7. 22834 These coconut-eating macaques love to floss their teeth: https://india.mongabay.com/2017/12/21/these-coconut-eating-macaques-love-to-floss-their-teeth/ Mongabay-India
    12/21/17 10:20 AM
  8. 17953 Amazing: orangutans have been discovered using a special plant to make an external pain reliever, just as native peoples do. Get the whole story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/orangutans-process-plants-into-medicine-study-finds/
    12/6/17 4:15 PM
  9. 7779 Zanzibar is home to many more individuals of an endemic monkey species than biologists previously believed: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/zanzibars-red-colobus-monkeys-much-more-numerous-than-thought/
    12/24/17 6:15 AM
  10. 7348 Mongabay founder Rhett Butler captured this footage of a critically endangered crested black macaque in Tangkoko reserve in North Sulawesi. Read more and see another great video here: https://news.mongabay.com/2016/05/critically-endangered-monkey-chatters-for-camers/
    5/30/17 11:52 PM
  11. 7077 Discover the political interests behind the destruction of orangutan habitat in 90 ss. Then visit https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/the-palm-oil-fiefdom/ to find out more.
    10/31/17 12:40 PM
  12. 5632 Malagasy authorities have held Raleva, a 61-year-old farmer, in custody since September 27 after he asked to see a mining company’s permits to operate near his village. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/another-madagascar-environmental-activist-imprisoned/
    10/26/17 4:55 PM
  13. 4884
    8/9/17 6:07 PM
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  15. 4552 May is the 5th anniversary of Mongabay-Indonesia, our Indonesian environmental news service. To celebrate, our advisory board member Jane Goodall sent birthday wishes.
    5/18/17 8:02 PM
  16. 3729 Brazil’s soy farmers, international commodity traders, and Brasilia want to turn the last undammed tributary of the Amazon into an industrialized commodities export corridor, building dozens of dams, roads and a railway. Indigenous peoples, environmentalists, and citizens are fighting back.
    1/3/17 10:34 AM
  17. 3559 TWO YEARS WORTH of global carbon emissions were recently discovered by scientists in the form of peat – and now a new research expedition has revealed there may be more. Find out more about the discovery of the world’s biggest tropical peatland in the Congo Basin rainforest of Central Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/much-deeper-than-we-expected-huge-peatland-offers-up-more-surprises/
    11/9/17 11:20 AM
  18. 3485 NYC’s coolest turtles! Check out the video and article by Samantha Lee aka @squeegies here ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/02/saving-jamaica-bays-diamondback-terrapins/
    2/18/17 9:00 AM
  19. 3270 Lemurs, one of the most threatened primates in the world, are being illegally served in restaurants in northeastern Madagascar, learn more here ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/lemur-on-the-menu-most-endangered-primates-still-served-in-madagascar/
    11/20/17 12:39 PM
  20. 3099 A brutal federal police raid on an Amazon indigenous village in 2012 ended in gunfire and blood. The full story told to Mongabay journalists has lead to new state investigation. Read more: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/day-of-terror-munduruku-village-attacked-by-brazils-federal-police/
    1/12/17 11:56 PM
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    3/2/17 12:13 PM
  22. 2622 A new study finds promising conservation value in forest corridors along rivers in Sumatra’s plantation-dominated landscape. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/scientists-impressed-and-delighted-by-animals-found-in-remnant-forests/
    2/2/17 10:16 AM
  23. 2536 The Javan slow loris is listed as Critically Endangered on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species, and is considered one of the most endangered primate species in the world due mainly to habitat loss and the illegal wildlife trade. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/27-critically-endangered-javan-slow-lorises-rescued-from-online-traders-in-indonesia/
    2/10/17 12:26 PM
  24. 2194 A new species of great ape was announced this week, meet the Batang Toru orangutan! https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/the-eighth-great-ape-new-orangutan-species-discovered-in-sumatra/
    11/5/17 8:11 AM
  25. 2160 Numerous protected areas like Bongolava created by NGOs in Madagascar in the early 2000s were abandoned by their sponsors after 2009’s political crisis; now a dedicated group of locals has returned to Bongolava to resucitate the beleaguered protected area ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/abandoned-by-their-sponsors-madagascars-orphaned-parks-struggle-on/
    12/9/17 8:30 AM

 

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  1. 32396 By analyzing millions of cheetah observations, a team of researchers have concluded that only about 3,577 adult cheetahs remain in southern Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/scientists-call-for-cheetahs-to-be-listed-as-endangered/
    12/15/17 2:40 PM
  2. 20283 Interesting: this rare footage of a Sunda Clouded leopard and her cubs isn’t what you would expect, and emphasizes the need to conserve logged forests ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/watch-rare-sighting-of-mother-sunda-clouded-leopard-and-cubs-caught-on-film/
    11/29/17 12:36 PM
  3. 19760 World’s s breeding population of Indochinese tigers discovered in Thailand’s forests: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/03/worlds-s-breeding-population-of-indochinese-tigers-discovered-in-thailands-forests/
    3/29/17 2:42 PM
  4. 10208 Good news: the Managalas Conservation Area is Papua New Guinea’s largest yet, encompassing 3,600 km2 of rainforest: local communities with the support of governments & NGOs have been working towards this for 32 years! Full story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/papua-new-guinea-gets-its-largest-ever-conservation-area/
    12/8/17 12:17 PM
  5. 8586 These coconut-eating macaques love to floss their teeth: https://india.mongabay.com/2017/12/21/these-coconut-eating-macaques-love-to-floss-their-teeth/ Mongabay-India
    12/21/17 10:20 AM
  6. 4246 Zanzibar is home to many more individuals of an endemic monkey species than biologists previously believed: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/zanzibars-red-colobus-monkeys-much-more-numerous-than-thought/
    12/24/17 6:15 AM
  7. 4116 Amazing: orangutans have been discovered using a special plant to make an external pain reliever, just as native peoples do. Get the whole story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/orangutans-process-plants-into-medicine-study-finds/
    12/6/17 4:15 PM
  8. 3671 Mongabay founder Rhett Butler captured this footage of a critically endangered crested black macaque in Tangkoko reserve in North Sulawesi. Read more and see another great video here: https://news.mongabay.com/2016/05/critically-endangered-monkey-chatters-for-camers/
    5/30/17 11:52 PM
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    8/9/17 6:07 PM
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    8/9/17 6:07 PM
  11. 2139 Our latest investigation reveals that charcoal from Myanmar’s forests is used to manufacture a wide range of Chinese products, from solar panels to silicon chips for phones, all via illegal cross border trade ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/burning-down-the-house-myanmars-destructive-charcoal-trade/
    10/30/17 3:54 PM
  12. 1997 A brutal federal police raid on an Amazon indigenous village in 2012 ended in gunfire and blood. The full story told to Mongabay journalists has lead to new state investigation. Read more: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/day-of-terror-munduruku-village-attacked-by-brazils-federal-police/
    1/12/17 11:56 PM
  13. 1912 Brazil’s soy farmers, international commodity traders, and Brasilia want to turn the last undammed tributary of the Amazon into an industrialized commodities export corridor, building dozens of dams, roads and a railway. Indigenous peoples, environmentalists, and citizens are fighting back.
    1/3/17 10:34 AM
  14. 1754
    3/2/17 12:13 PM
  15. 1380 Lola Ya Bonobo sanctuary, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, strives to care for bonobos and human communities too. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/05/conservation-lessons-from-the-bonobos/
    5/3/17 5:15 AM
  16. 1248 TWO YEARS WORTH of global carbon emissions were recently discovered by scientists in the form of peat – and now a new research expedition has revealed there may be more. Find out more about the discovery of the world’s biggest tropical peatland in the Congo Basin rainforest of Central Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/much-deeper-than-we-expected-huge-peatland-offers-up-more-surprises/
    11/9/17 11:20 AM
  17. 1087 NYC’s coolest turtles! Check out the video and article by Samantha Lee aka @squeegies here ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/02/saving-jamaica-bays-diamondback-terrapins/
    2/18/17 9:00 AM
  18. 962 Deep in the rainforests of northern Malaysia, anti-logging campaigns are trying to stop logging companies from entering forests they say belong to Orang Asli communities. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/05/indigenous-groups-activists-risk-arrest-to-blockade-logging-in-malaysia/
    12/13/17 4:50 PM
  19. 924 The Tapajós River Basin lies at the heart of the Amazon, and at the heart of an exploding controversy: whether to build 40+ large dams, a railway, and highways, turning the Basin into a vast industrialized commodities export corridor; or to curb this development impulse and conserve one of the most biologically and culturally rich regions on the planet.
    1/5/17 12:52 PM
  20. 804 The Javan slow loris is listed as Critically Endangered on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species, and is considered one of the most endangered primate species in the world due mainly to habitat loss and the illegal wildlife trade. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/27-critically-endangered-javan-slow-lorises-rescued-from-online-traders-in-indonesia/
    2/10/17 12:26 PM
  21. 790 Siamese rosewood nears extinction due to a loophole in trade law: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/smuggled-to-death-how-loopholes-and-lax-enforcement-have-sealed-the-fate-of-siamese-rosewood Photos by Demelza Stokes, FREELAND Foundation (Eric Ash/Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation) and anonymous photographer.
    1/21/17 10:44 AM
  22. 761 Today is World Orangutan Day. See our coverage of orangutans at https://news.mongabay.com/list/orangutans/ [Edit] Filmed at the Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programme’s rehabilitation center in North Sumatra: http://sumatranorangutan.org/. SCOP is working to protect and restore orangutan habitat, rescue and rehabilitate displaced and orphaned orangutans, and end the trade in orangutans.
    8/19/17 12:51 PM
  23. 761 Today is World Orangutan Day. See our coverage of orangutans at https://news.mongabay.com/list/orangutans/ [Edit] Filmed at the Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programme’s rehabilitation center in North Sumatra: http://sumatranorangutan.org/. SCOP is working to protect and restore orangutan habitat, rescue and rehabilitate displaced and orphaned orangutans, and end the trade in orangutans.
    8/19/17 12:51 PM
  24. 663 Lemurs, one of the most threatened primates in the world, are being illegally served in restaurants in northeastern Madagascar, learn more here ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/lemur-on-the-menu-most-endangered-primates-still-served-in-madagascar/
    11/20/17 12:39 PM
  25. 663 Numerous protected areas like Bongolava created by NGOs in Madagascar in the early 2000s were abandoned by their sponsors after 2009’s political crisis; now a dedicated group of locals has returned to Bongolava to resucitate the beleaguered protected area ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/abandoned-by-their-sponsors-madagascars-orphaned-parks-struggle-on/
    12/9/17 8:30 AM

 

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  1. 5330 Interesting: this rare footage of a Sunda Clouded leopard and her cubs isn’t what you would expect, and emphasizes the need to conserve logged forests ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/watch-rare-sighting-of-mother-sunda-clouded-leopard-and-cubs-caught-on-film/
    11/29/17 12:36 PM
  2. 4884
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    8/9/17 6:07 PM
  4. 3212 Our latest investigation reveals that charcoal from Myanmar’s forests is used to manufacture a wide range of Chinese products, from solar panels to silicon chips for phones, all via illegal cross border trade ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/burning-down-the-house-myanmars-destructive-charcoal-trade/
    10/30/17 3:54 PM
  5. 2865 Amazing: orangutans have been discovered using a special plant to make an external pain reliever, just as native peoples do. Get the whole story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/orangutans-process-plants-into-medicine-study-finds/
    12/6/17 4:15 PM
  6. 2453 By analyzing millions of cheetah observations, a team of researchers have concluded that only about 3,577 adult cheetahs remain in southern Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/scientists-call-for-cheetahs-to-be-listed-as-endangered/
    12/15/17 2:40 PM
  7. 2181 Deep in the rainforests of northern Malaysia, anti-logging campaigns are trying to stop logging companies from entering forests they say belong to Orang Asli communities. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/05/indigenous-groups-activists-risk-arrest-to-blockade-logging-in-malaysia/
    12/13/17 4:50 PM
  8. 1621 World’s s breeding population of Indochinese tigers discovered in Thailand’s forests: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/03/worlds-s-breeding-population-of-indochinese-tigers-discovered-in-thailands-forests/
    3/29/17 2:42 PM
  9. 1310 Today is World Orangutan Day. See our coverage of orangutans at https://news.mongabay.com/list/orangutans/ [Edit] Filmed at the Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programme’s rehabilitation center in North Sumatra: http://sumatranorangutan.org/. SCOP is working to protect and restore orangutan habitat, rescue and rehabilitate displaced and orphaned orangutans, and end the trade in orangutans.
    8/19/17 12:51 PM
  10. 1310 Today is World Orangutan Day. See our coverage of orangutans at https://news.mongabay.com/list/orangutans/ [Edit] Filmed at the Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programme’s rehabilitation center in North Sumatra: http://sumatranorangutan.org/. SCOP is working to protect and restore orangutan habitat, rescue and rehabilitate displaced and orphaned orangutans, and end the trade in orangutans.
    8/19/17 12:51 PM
  11. 1226 Good news: the Managalas Conservation Area is Papua New Guinea’s largest yet, encompassing 3,600 km2 of rainforest: local communities with the support of governments & NGOs have been working towards this for 32 years! Full story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/papua-new-guinea-gets-its-largest-ever-conservation-area/
    12/8/17 12:17 PM
  12. 1220 TWO YEARS WORTH of global carbon emissions were recently discovered by scientists in the form of peat – and now a new research expedition has revealed there may be more. Find out more about the discovery of the world’s biggest tropical peatland in the Congo Basin rainforest of Central Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/much-deeper-than-we-expected-huge-peatland-offers-up-more-surprises/
    11/9/17 11:20 AM
  13. 1189 These coconut-eating macaques love to floss their teeth: https://india.mongabay.com/2017/12/21/these-coconut-eating-macaques-love-to-floss-their-teeth/ Mongabay-India
    12/21/17 10:20 AM
  14. 1109 Mongabay founder Rhett Butler captured this footage of a critically endangered crested black macaque in Tangkoko reserve in North Sulawesi. Read more and see another great video here: https://news.mongabay.com/2016/05/critically-endangered-monkey-chatters-for-camers/
    5/30/17 11:52 PM
  15. 982 Discover the political interests behind the destruction of orangutan habitat in 90 ss. Then visit https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/the-palm-oil-fiefdom/ to find out more.
    10/31/17 12:40 PM
  16. 924 In 1986, scientists estimated there could be as many as 800 Sumatran rhinos left. That fell to 400 in 1996, then 275 in 2008. Today the official estimate is 100 rhinos, but almost all experts believe that figure is overly optimistic. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/worst-case-scenario-there-could-be-only-30-wild-sumatran-rhinos-left/ This is the first article in our four-part series “Is Anyone Going to Save the Sumatran Rhino?” A new installment will be published daily.
    11/7/17 12:20 PM
  17. 808 Lemurs, one of the most threatened primates in the world, are being illegally served in restaurants in northeastern Madagascar, learn more here ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/lemur-on-the-menu-most-endangered-primates-still-served-in-madagascar/
    11/20/17 12:39 PM
  18. 664 Zanzibar is home to many more individuals of an endemic monkey species than biologists previously believed: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/zanzibars-red-colobus-monkeys-much-more-numerous-than-thought/
    12/24/17 6:15 AM
  19. 596 A new species of great ape was announced this week, meet the Batang Toru orangutan! https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/the-eighth-great-ape-new-orangutan-species-discovered-in-sumatra/
    11/5/17 8:11 AM
  20. 514 Beef has a climate problem! Mongabay’s latest on this issue ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/unfair-trade-us-beef-has-a-climate-problem/ video h/t Years of Living Dangerously #YEARSproject
    10/28/17 12:15 PM
  21. 513 Steer our environmental journalism to cover your favorite topics! To learn more visit: https://impactfund.mongabay.org
    10/11/17 4:50 PM
  22. 506 New population of rare Myanmar snub-nosed monkey discovered in China: https://news.mongabay.com/2016/12/new-population-of-rare-myanmar-snub-nosed-monkey-discovered-in-china/ Photo and video credits: Dong Shaohua and Tian Yinping.
    1/10/17 8:04 AM
  23. 499 Madagascar is applying to sell millions of dollars’ worth of illegally logged timber, prompting fears of a bonanza for traffickers. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/madagascar-petitions-cites-to-sell-millions-in-stolen-rosewood/
    11/14/17 2:40 PM
  24. 457 Indonesia for Sale is a new series co-produced with The Gecko Project, an investigative reporting initiative dedicated to exposing the corruption driving land grabs and the destruction of rainforests. Read the introduction to this series launching this week here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/indonesia-for-sale-in-depth-series-on-corruption-palm-oil-and-rainforests-starts-tomorrow/
    10/10/17 6:07 AM
  25. 383 Malagasy authorities have held Raleva, a 61-year-old farmer, in custody since September 27 after he asked to see a mining company’s permits to operate near his village. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/another-madagascar-environmental-activist-imprisoned/
    10/26/17 4:55 PM

 

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  1. 65907 Interesting: this rare footage of a Sunda Clouded leopard and her cubs isn’t what you would expect, and emphasizes the need to conserve logged forests ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/watch-rare-sighting-of-mother-sunda-clouded-leopard-and-cubs-caught-on-film/
    11/29/17 12:36 PM
  2. 63160 World’s s breeding population of Indochinese tigers discovered in Thailand’s forests: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/03/worlds-s-breeding-population-of-indochinese-tigers-discovered-in-thailands-forests/
    3/29/17 2:42 PM
  3. 54963 By analyzing millions of cheetah observations, a team of researchers have concluded that only about 3,577 adult cheetahs remain in southern Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/scientists-call-for-cheetahs-to-be-listed-as-endangered/
    12/15/17 2:40 PM
  4. 47362 Brazil’s soy farmers, international commodity traders, and Brasilia want to turn the last undammed tributary of the Amazon into an industrialized commodities export corridor, building dozens of dams, roads and a railway. Indigenous peoples, environmentalists, and citizens are fighting back.
    1/3/17 10:34 AM
  5. 41215 A brutal federal police raid on an Amazon indigenous village in 2012 ended in gunfire and blood. The full story told to Mongabay journalists has lead to new state investigation. Read more: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/day-of-terror-munduruku-village-attacked-by-brazils-federal-police/
    1/12/17 11:56 PM
  6. 35543 These coconut-eating macaques love to floss their teeth: https://india.mongabay.com/2017/12/21/these-coconut-eating-macaques-love-to-floss-their-teeth/ Mongabay-India
    12/21/17 10:20 AM
  7. 34495 Good news: the Managalas Conservation Area is Papua New Guinea’s largest yet, encompassing 3,600 km2 of rainforest: local communities with the support of governments & NGOs have been working towards this for 32 years! Full story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/papua-new-guinea-gets-its-largest-ever-conservation-area/
    12/8/17 12:17 PM
  8. 27875 A comprehensive study looking at more than 500 species of primates finds that most are declining in numbers and nearly two-thirds face the threat of extinction. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/running-out-of-time-60-percent-of-primates-sliding-toward-extinction/
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  11. 23859 The Tapajós River Basin lies at the heart of the Amazon, and at the heart of an exploding controversy: whether to build 40+ large dams, a railway, and highways, turning the Basin into a vast industrialized commodities export corridor; or to curb this development impulse and conserve one of the most biologically and culturally rich regions on the planet.
    1/5/17 12:52 PM
  12. 23423 125,000 views later, our Sumatran rhino calf video hasn’t gotten any less adorable:
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  14. 14675 Amazing: orangutans have been discovered using a special plant to make an external pain reliever, just as native peoples do. Get the whole story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/orangutans-process-plants-into-medicine-study-finds/
    12/6/17 4:15 PM
  15. 13461 A brutal Federal Police raid on an Amazon indigenous village in 2012 ended in gunfire and bloodshed. Now the full story told to Mongabay.com journalists leads to new state investigation. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/day-of-terror-munduruku-village-attacked-by-brazils-federal-police/
    1/11/17 1:00 PM
  16. 13207 Zanzibar is home to many more individuals of an endemic monkey species than biologists previously believed: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/zanzibars-red-colobus-monkeys-much-more-numerous-than-thought/
    12/24/17 6:15 AM
  17. 12757 Siamese rosewood nears extinction due to a loophole in trade law: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/smuggled-to-death-how-loopholes-and-lax-enforcement-have-sealed-the-fate-of-siamese-rosewood Photos by Demelza Stokes, FREELAND Foundation (Eric Ash/Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation) and anonymous photographer.
    1/21/17 10:44 AM
  18. 12547 Mongabay founder Rhett Butler was in North Sulawesi’s Tangkoko National Park last month with Chris Al Munawarah where he visited the reserve’s famous strangler fig tree, which was nearly destroyed in a fire in 2015. Local community members saved the tree and the forest by fighting the fire https://news.mongabay.com/2017/06/fire-a-rising-threat-to-sulawesis-black-macaques/
    6/4/17 9:37 PM
  19. 10512 The Javan slow loris is listed as Critically Endangered on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species, and is considered one of the most endangered primate species in the world due mainly to habitat loss and the illegal wildlife trade. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/27-critically-endangered-javan-slow-lorises-rescued-from-online-traders-in-indonesia/
    2/10/17 12:26 PM
  20. 8333 Mongabay founder Rhett Butler captured this footage of a critically endangered crested black macaque in Tangkoko reserve in North Sulawesi. Read more and see another great video here: https://news.mongabay.com/2016/05/critically-endangered-monkey-chatters-for-camers/
    5/30/17 11:52 PM
  21. 7920 New species of poison frog discovered in Amazonian slopes of Andes in southeastern Peru: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/new-species-of-poison-frog-discovered-in-amazonian-slopes-of-andes-in-southeastern-peru/
    1/26/17 10:38 AM
  22. 6875 Lola Ya Bonobo sanctuary, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, strives to care for bonobos and human communities too. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/05/conservation-lessons-from-the-bonobos/
    5/3/17 5:15 AM
  23. 6197 Slave labor in the Amazon: Risking lives to cut down the rainforest: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/03/slave-labor-in-the-amazon-risking-lives-to-cut-down-the-rainforest/
    3/16/17 5:10 PM
  24. 5384 In the forests of northern Madagascar, scientists have discovered a new species of dwarf lemur: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/02/new-species-of-dwarf-lemur-discovered-in-madagascar/
    2/15/17 5:40 PM
  25. 5217 On the Amazon frontier, the easiest way to become rich is stealing forested land, laundering the timber, and then going into politics, our reporters were told in this striking video.
    4/26/17 3:15 PM

 

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  1. 2343 World’s s breeding population of Indochinese tigers discovered in Thailand’s forests: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/03/worlds-s-breeding-population-of-indochinese-tigers-discovered-in-thailands-forests/
    3/29/17 2:42 PM
  2. 696 Brazil’s soy farmers, international commodity traders, and Brasilia want to turn the last undammed tributary of the Amazon into an industrialized commodities export corridor, building dozens of dams, roads and a railway. Indigenous peoples, environmentalists, and citizens are fighting back.
    1/3/17 10:34 AM
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  4. 284 May is the 5th anniversary of Mongabay-Indonesia, our Indonesian environmental news service. To celebrate, our advisory board member Jane Goodall sent birthday wishes.
    5/18/17 8:02 PM
  5. 239 These coconut-eating macaques love to floss their teeth: https://india.mongabay.com/2017/12/21/these-coconut-eating-macaques-love-to-floss-their-teeth/ Mongabay-India
    12/21/17 10:20 AM
  6. 192 Interesting: this rare footage of a Sunda Clouded leopard and her cubs isn’t what you would expect, and emphasizes the need to conserve logged forests ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/watch-rare-sighting-of-mother-sunda-clouded-leopard-and-cubs-caught-on-film/
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  7. 156 Good news: the Managalas Conservation Area is Papua New Guinea’s largest yet, encompassing 3,600 km2 of rainforest: local communities with the support of governments & NGOs have been working towards this for 32 years! Full story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/papua-new-guinea-gets-its-largest-ever-conservation-area/
    12/8/17 12:17 PM
  8. 150 Slave labor in the Amazon: Risking lives to cut down the rainforest: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/03/slave-labor-in-the-amazon-risking-lives-to-cut-down-the-rainforest/
    3/16/17 5:10 PM
  9. 126 Amazing: orangutans have been discovered using a special plant to make an external pain reliever, just as native peoples do. Get the whole story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/orangutans-process-plants-into-medicine-study-finds/
    12/6/17 4:15 PM
  10. 102 Our latest investigation reveals that charcoal from Myanmar’s forests is used to manufacture a wide range of Chinese products, from solar panels to silicon chips for phones, all via illegal cross border trade ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/burning-down-the-house-myanmars-destructive-charcoal-trade/
    10/30/17 3:54 PM
  11. 99 By analyzing millions of cheetah observations, a team of researchers have concluded that only about 3,577 adult cheetahs remain in southern Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/scientists-call-for-cheetahs-to-be-listed-as-endangered/
    12/15/17 2:40 PM
  12. 79 Mongabay founder Rhett Butler captured this footage of a critically endangered crested black macaque in Tangkoko reserve in North Sulawesi. Read more and see another great video here: https://news.mongabay.com/2016/05/critically-endangered-monkey-chatters-for-camers/
    5/30/17 11:52 PM
  13. 77 Deep in the rainforests of northern Malaysia, anti-logging campaigns are trying to stop logging companies from entering forests they say belong to Orang Asli communities. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/05/indigenous-groups-activists-risk-arrest-to-blockade-logging-in-malaysia/
    12/13/17 4:50 PM
  14. 75 Indonesia for Sale is a new series co-produced with The Gecko Project, an investigative reporting initiative dedicated to exposing the corruption driving land grabs and the destruction of rainforests. Read the introduction to this series launching this week here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/indonesia-for-sale-in-depth-series-on-corruption-palm-oil-and-rainforests-starts-tomorrow/
    10/10/17 6:07 AM
  15. 57 Discover the political interests behind the destruction of orangutan habitat in 90 ss. Then visit https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/the-palm-oil-fiefdom/ to find out more.
    10/31/17 12:40 PM
  16. 49 A brutal federal police raid on an Amazon indigenous village in 2012 ended in gunfire and blood. The full story told to Mongabay journalists has lead to new state investigation. Read more: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/day-of-terror-munduruku-village-attacked-by-brazils-federal-police/
    1/12/17 11:56 PM
  17. 47 A new report reveals conditions analogous to slave labor define life for workers in many of Brazil’s illegal logging camps, and explains how this came to be. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/03/investigation-reveals-slave-labor-conditions-in-brazils-timber-industry/
    3/16/17 10:37 AM
  18. 34 A comprehensive study looking at more than 500 species of primates finds that most are declining in numbers and nearly two-thirds face the threat of extinction. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/running-out-of-time-60-percent-of-primates-sliding-toward-extinction/
    1/20/17 8:51 PM
  19. 32 Malagasy authorities have held Raleva, a 61-year-old farmer, in custody since September 27 after he asked to see a mining company’s permits to operate near his village. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/another-madagascar-environmental-activist-imprisoned/
    10/26/17 4:55 PM
  20. 31 In the forests of northern Madagascar, scientists have discovered a new species of dwarf lemur: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/02/new-species-of-dwarf-lemur-discovered-in-madagascar/
    2/15/17 5:40 PM
  21. 31 Lemurs, one of the most threatened primates in the world, are being illegally served in restaurants in northeastern Madagascar, learn more here ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/lemur-on-the-menu-most-endangered-primates-still-served-in-madagascar/
    11/20/17 12:39 PM
  22. 31 If you missed our top news last week, watch the recap and read more on these topics here ~ https://news.mongabay.com/
    12/18/17 2:25 PM
  23. 31 Steer our environmental journalism to cover your favorite topics! To learn more visit: https://impactfund.mongabay.org
    10/11/17 4:50 PM
  24. 30 The Javan slow loris is listed as Critically Endangered on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species, and is considered one of the most endangered primate species in the world due mainly to habitat loss and the illegal wildlife trade. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/27-critically-endangered-javan-slow-lorises-rescued-from-online-traders-in-indonesia/
    2/10/17 12:26 PM
  25. 30 TWO YEARS WORTH of global carbon emissions were recently discovered by scientists in the form of peat – and now a new research expedition has revealed there may be more. Find out more about the discovery of the world’s biggest tropical peatland in the Congo Basin rainforest of Central Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/much-deeper-than-we-expected-huge-peatland-offers-up-more-surprises/
    11/9/17 11:20 AM

 

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  1. 217 Interesting: this rare footage of a Sunda Clouded leopard and her cubs isn’t what you would expect, and emphasizes the need to conserve logged forests ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/watch-rare-sighting-of-mother-sunda-clouded-leopard-and-cubs-caught-on-film/
    11/29/17 12:36 PM
  2. 83 Amazing: orangutans have been discovered using a special plant to make an external pain reliever, just as native peoples do. Get the whole story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/orangutans-process-plants-into-medicine-study-finds/
    12/6/17 4:15 PM
  3. 80 Indonesia for Sale is a new series co-produced with The Gecko Project, an investigative reporting initiative dedicated to exposing the corruption driving land grabs and the destruction of rainforests. Read the introduction to this series launching this week here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/indonesia-for-sale-in-depth-series-on-corruption-palm-oil-and-rainforests-starts-tomorrow/
    10/10/17 6:07 AM
  4. 77 Deep in the rainforests of northern Malaysia, anti-logging campaigns are trying to stop logging companies from entering forests they say belong to Orang Asli communities. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/05/indigenous-groups-activists-risk-arrest-to-blockade-logging-in-malaysia/
    12/13/17 4:50 PM
  5. 73 Good news: the Managalas Conservation Area is Papua New Guinea’s largest yet, encompassing 3,600 km2 of rainforest: local communities with the support of governments & NGOs have been working towards this for 32 years! Full story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/papua-new-guinea-gets-its-largest-ever-conservation-area/
    12/8/17 12:17 PM
  6. 68 Lemurs, one of the most threatened primates in the world, are being illegally served in restaurants in northeastern Madagascar, learn more here ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/lemur-on-the-menu-most-endangered-primates-still-served-in-madagascar/
    11/20/17 12:39 PM
  7. 61
    8/9/17 6:07 PM
  8. 61
    8/9/17 6:07 PM
  9. 56 By analyzing millions of cheetah observations, a team of researchers have concluded that only about 3,577 adult cheetahs remain in southern Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/scientists-call-for-cheetahs-to-be-listed-as-endangered/
    12/15/17 2:40 PM
  10. 51 Our latest investigation reveals that charcoal from Myanmar’s forests is used to manufacture a wide range of Chinese products, from solar panels to silicon chips for phones, all via illegal cross border trade ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/burning-down-the-house-myanmars-destructive-charcoal-trade/
    10/30/17 3:54 PM
  11. 47 Stunningly honest in this video, illegal loggers and politicians celebrating that 2,317 square miles of federally protected Amazon forest is poised to be opened for logging & mining, watch and then read more here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/06/brazil-on-verge-of-legitimizing-amazon-land-theft-on-a-grand-scale/
    6/16/17 8:16 AM
  12. 42 Discover the political interests behind the destruction of orangutan habitat in 90 ss. Then visit https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/the-palm-oil-fiefdom/ to find out more.
    10/31/17 12:40 PM
  13. 36 May is the 5th anniversary of Mongabay-Indonesia, our Indonesian environmental news service. To celebrate, our advisory board member Jane Goodall sent birthday wishes.
    5/18/17 8:02 PM
  14. 36 These coconut-eating macaques love to floss their teeth: https://india.mongabay.com/2017/12/21/these-coconut-eating-macaques-love-to-floss-their-teeth/ Mongabay-India
    12/21/17 10:20 AM
  15. 25 A comprehensive study looking at more than 500 species of primates finds that most are declining in numbers and nearly two-thirds face the threat of extinction. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/running-out-of-time-60-percent-of-primates-sliding-toward-extinction/
    1/20/17 8:51 PM
  16. 23 Brazil’s soy farmers, international commodity traders, and Brasilia want to turn the last undammed tributary of the Amazon into an industrialized commodities export corridor, building dozens of dams, roads and a railway. Indigenous peoples, environmentalists, and citizens are fighting back.
    1/3/17 10:34 AM
  17. 21 Steer our environmental journalism to cover your favorite topics! To learn more visit: https://impactfund.mongabay.org
    10/11/17 4:50 PM
  18. 21 In 1986, scientists estimated there could be as many as 800 Sumatran rhinos left. That fell to 400 in 1996, then 275 in 2008. Today the official estimate is 100 rhinos, but almost all experts believe that figure is overly optimistic. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/worst-case-scenario-there-could-be-only-30-wild-sumatran-rhinos-left/ This is the first article in our four-part series “Is Anyone Going to Save the Sumatran Rhino?” A new installment will be published daily.
    11/7/17 12:20 PM
  19. 20 Zanzibar is home to many more individuals of an endemic monkey species than biologists previously believed: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/zanzibars-red-colobus-monkeys-much-more-numerous-than-thought/
    12/24/17 6:15 AM
  20. 19 “Do you miss the dinosaurs?” This is how an architect of the clearing of the Amazon put it to our reporter in this video, implying that once the forest is gone, no one will miss it. It also shows how land is deforested and sold to cattle ranchers, watch below and read more here from this latest in our series published with The Intercept Brasil ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/04/deforestation-has-become-big-business-in-the-brazilian-amazon/
    4/20/17 4:33 PM
  21. 18 On the Amazon frontier, the easiest way to become rich is stealing forested land, laundering the timber, and then going into politics, our reporters were told in this striking video.
    4/26/17 3:15 PM
  22. 17 World’s s breeding population of Indochinese tigers discovered in Thailand’s forests: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/03/worlds-s-breeding-population-of-indochinese-tigers-discovered-in-thailands-forests/
    3/29/17 2:42 PM
  23. 17 New population of rare Myanmar snub-nosed monkey discovered in China: https://news.mongabay.com/2016/12/new-population-of-rare-myanmar-snub-nosed-monkey-discovered-in-china/ Photo and video credits: Dong Shaohua and Tian Yinping.
    1/10/17 8:04 AM
  24. 16 TWO YEARS WORTH of global carbon emissions were recently discovered by scientists in the form of peat – and now a new research expedition has revealed there may be more. Find out more about the discovery of the world’s biggest tropical peatland in the Congo Basin rainforest of Central Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/much-deeper-than-we-expected-huge-peatland-offers-up-more-surprises/
    11/9/17 11:20 AM
  25. 16 Siamese rosewood nears extinction due to a loophole in trade law: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/smuggled-to-death-how-loopholes-and-lax-enforcement-have-sealed-the-fate-of-siamese-rosewood Photos by Demelza Stokes, FREELAND Foundation (Eric Ash/Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation) and anonymous photographer.
    1/21/17 10:44 AM

 

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  1. 7646 Interesting: this rare footage of a Sunda Clouded leopard and her cubs isn’t what you would expect, and emphasizes the need to conserve logged forests ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/watch-rare-sighting-of-mother-sunda-clouded-leopard-and-cubs-caught-on-film/
    11/29/17 12:36 PM
  2. 4037 Amazing: orangutans have been discovered using a special plant to make an external pain reliever, just as native peoples do. Get the whole story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/orangutans-process-plants-into-medicine-study-finds/
    12/6/17 4:15 PM
  3. 3473 By analyzing millions of cheetah observations, a team of researchers have concluded that only about 3,577 adult cheetahs remain in southern Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/scientists-call-for-cheetahs-to-be-listed-as-endangered/
    12/15/17 2:40 PM
  4. 3322 Good news: the Managalas Conservation Area is Papua New Guinea’s largest yet, encompassing 3,600 km2 of rainforest: local communities with the support of governments & NGOs have been working towards this for 32 years! Full story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/papua-new-guinea-gets-its-largest-ever-conservation-area/
    12/8/17 12:17 PM
  5. 2254 Deep in the rainforests of northern Malaysia, anti-logging campaigns are trying to stop logging companies from entering forests they say belong to Orang Asli communities. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/05/indigenous-groups-activists-risk-arrest-to-blockade-logging-in-malaysia/
    12/13/17 4:50 PM
  6. 1983 May is the 5th anniversary of Mongabay-Indonesia, our Indonesian environmental news service. To celebrate, our advisory board member Jane Goodall sent birthday wishes.
    5/18/17 8:02 PM
  7. 1891 Our latest investigation reveals that charcoal from Myanmar’s forests is used to manufacture a wide range of Chinese products, from solar panels to silicon chips for phones, all via illegal cross border trade ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/burning-down-the-house-myanmars-destructive-charcoal-trade/
    10/30/17 3:54 PM
  8. 1632 These coconut-eating macaques love to floss their teeth: https://india.mongabay.com/2017/12/21/these-coconut-eating-macaques-love-to-floss-their-teeth/ Mongabay-India
    12/21/17 10:20 AM
  9. 1314 125,000 views later, our Sumatran rhino calf video hasn’t gotten any less adorable:
    7/23/17 6:15 AM
  10. 1303 Steer our environmental journalism to cover your favorite topics! To learn more visit: https://impactfund.mongabay.org
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  13. 1111 World’s s breeding population of Indochinese tigers discovered in Thailand’s forests: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/03/worlds-s-breeding-population-of-indochinese-tigers-discovered-in-thailands-forests/
    3/29/17 2:42 PM
  14. 1057 Mongabay.com shared their video.
    10/16/17 12:22 PM
  15. 980 Zanzibar is home to many more individuals of an endemic monkey species than biologists previously believed: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/zanzibars-red-colobus-monkeys-much-more-numerous-than-thought/
    12/24/17 6:15 AM
  16. 895 Discover the political interests behind the destruction of orangutan habitat in 90 ss. Then visit https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/the-palm-oil-fiefdom/ to find out more.
    10/31/17 12:40 PM
  17. 892 Indonesia for Sale is a new series co-produced with The Gecko Project, an investigative reporting initiative dedicated to exposing the corruption driving land grabs and the destruction of rainforests. Read the introduction to this series launching this week here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/indonesia-for-sale-in-depth-series-on-corruption-palm-oil-and-rainforests-starts-tomorrow/
    10/10/17 6:07 AM
  18. 855 Lemurs, one of the most threatened primates in the world, are being illegally served in restaurants in northeastern Madagascar, learn more here ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/lemur-on-the-menu-most-endangered-primates-still-served-in-madagascar/
    11/20/17 12:39 PM
  19. 791 A comprehensive study looking at more than 500 species of primates finds that most are declining in numbers and nearly two-thirds face the threat of extinction. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/running-out-of-time-60-percent-of-primates-sliding-toward-extinction/
    1/20/17 8:51 PM
  20. 697 Brazil’s soy farmers, international commodity traders, and Brasilia want to turn the last undammed tributary of the Amazon into an industrialized commodities export corridor, building dozens of dams, roads and a railway. Indigenous peoples, environmentalists, and citizens are fighting back.
    1/3/17 10:34 AM
  21. 652 A brutal federal police raid on an Amazon indigenous village in 2012 ended in gunfire and blood. The full story told to Mongabay journalists has lead to new state investigation. Read more: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/day-of-terror-munduruku-village-attacked-by-brazils-federal-police/
    1/12/17 11:56 PM
  22. 615 Siamese rosewood nears extinction due to a loophole in trade law: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/smuggled-to-death-how-loopholes-and-lax-enforcement-have-sealed-the-fate-of-siamese-rosewood Photos by Demelza Stokes, FREELAND Foundation (Eric Ash/Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation) and anonymous photographer.
    1/21/17 10:44 AM
  23. 605 If you missed our top coverage last week, watch the recap & catch up here: https://news.mongabay.com
    12/4/17 4:49 PM
  24. 574 Numerous protected areas like Bongolava created by NGOs in Madagascar in the early 2000s were abandoned by their sponsors after 2009’s political crisis; now a dedicated group of locals has returned to Bongolava to resucitate the beleaguered protected area ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/abandoned-by-their-sponsors-madagascars-orphaned-parks-struggle-on/
    12/9/17 8:30 AM
  25. 562 The Javan slow loris is listed as Critically Endangered on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species, and is considered one of the most endangered primate species in the world due mainly to habitat loss and the illegal wildlife trade. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/27-critically-endangered-javan-slow-lorises-rescued-from-online-traders-in-indonesia/
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  26. 881 Interesting: this rare footage of a Sunda Clouded leopard and her cubs isn’t what you would expect, and emphasizes the need to conserve logged forests ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/watch-rare-sighting-of-mother-sunda-clouded-leopard-and-cubs-caught-on-film/
    11/29/17 12:36 PM
  27. 690 Amazing: orangutans have been discovered using a special plant to make an external pain reliever, just as native peoples do. Get the whole story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/orangutans-process-plants-into-medicine-study-finds/
    12/6/17 4:15 PM
  28. 510 Our latest investigation reveals that charcoal from Myanmar’s forests is used to manufacture a wide range of Chinese products, from solar panels to silicon chips for phones, all via illegal cross border trade ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/burning-down-the-house-myanmars-destructive-charcoal-trade/
    10/30/17 3:54 PM
  29. 378 Good news: the Managalas Conservation Area is Papua New Guinea’s largest yet, encompassing 3,600 km2 of rainforest: local communities with the support of governments & NGOs have been working towards this for 32 years! Full story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/papua-new-guinea-gets-its-largest-ever-conservation-area/
    12/8/17 12:17 PM
  30. 338 By analyzing millions of cheetah observations, a team of researchers have concluded that only about 3,577 adult cheetahs remain in southern Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/scientists-call-for-cheetahs-to-be-listed-as-endangered/
    12/15/17 2:40 PM
  31. 329 Deep in the rainforests of northern Malaysia, anti-logging campaigns are trying to stop logging companies from entering forests they say belong to Orang Asli communities. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/05/indigenous-groups-activists-risk-arrest-to-blockade-logging-in-malaysia/
    12/13/17 4:50 PM
  32. 262 Discover the political interests behind the destruction of orangutan habitat in 90 ss. Then visit https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/the-palm-oil-fiefdom/ to find out more.
    10/31/17 12:40 PM
  33. 238 Indonesia for Sale is a new series co-produced with The Gecko Project, an investigative reporting initiative dedicated to exposing the corruption driving land grabs and the destruction of rainforests. Read the introduction to this series launching this week here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/indonesia-for-sale-in-depth-series-on-corruption-palm-oil-and-rainforests-starts-tomorrow/
    10/10/17 6:07 AM
  34. 236 Brazil’s soy farmers, international commodity traders, and Brasilia want to turn the last undammed tributary of the Amazon into an industrialized commodities export corridor, building dozens of dams, roads and a railway. Indigenous peoples, environmentalists, and citizens are fighting back.
    1/3/17 10:34 AM
  35. 202 A comprehensive study looking at more than 500 species of primates finds that most are declining in numbers and nearly two-thirds face the threat of extinction. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/running-out-of-time-60-percent-of-primates-sliding-toward-extinction/
    1/20/17 8:51 PM
  36. 185 A brutal federal police raid on an Amazon indigenous village in 2012 ended in gunfire and blood. The full story told to Mongabay journalists has lead to new state investigation. Read more: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/day-of-terror-munduruku-village-attacked-by-brazils-federal-police/
    1/12/17 11:56 PM
  37. 171 Siamese rosewood nears extinction due to a loophole in trade law: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/smuggled-to-death-how-loopholes-and-lax-enforcement-have-sealed-the-fate-of-siamese-rosewood Photos by Demelza Stokes, FREELAND Foundation (Eric Ash/Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation) and anonymous photographer.
    1/21/17 10:44 AM
  38. 170 These coconut-eating macaques love to floss their teeth: https://india.mongabay.com/2017/12/21/these-coconut-eating-macaques-love-to-floss-their-teeth/ Mongabay-India
    12/21/17 10:20 AM
  39. 169
    8/9/17 6:07 PM
  40. 169
    8/9/17 6:07 PM
  41. 155 A new study finds promising conservation value in forest corridors along rivers in Sumatra’s plantation-dominated landscape. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/scientists-impressed-and-delighted-by-animals-found-in-remnant-forests/
    2/2/17 10:16 AM
  42. 152 May is the 5th anniversary of Mongabay-Indonesia, our Indonesian environmental news service. To celebrate, our advisory board member Jane Goodall sent birthday wishes.
    5/18/17 8:02 PM
  43. 147 Lemurs, one of the most threatened primates in the world, are being illegally served in restaurants in northeastern Madagascar, learn more here ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/lemur-on-the-menu-most-endangered-primates-still-served-in-madagascar/
    11/20/17 12:39 PM
  44. 132 World’s s breeding population of Indochinese tigers discovered in Thailand’s forests: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/03/worlds-s-breeding-population-of-indochinese-tigers-discovered-in-thailands-forests/
    3/29/17 2:42 PM
  45. 126 In 1986, scientists estimated there could be as many as 800 Sumatran rhinos left. That fell to 400 in 1996, then 275 in 2008. Today the official estimate is 100 rhinos, but almost all experts believe that figure is overly optimistic. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/worst-case-scenario-there-could-be-only-30-wild-sumatran-rhinos-left/ This is the first article in our four-part series “Is Anyone Going to Save the Sumatran Rhino?” A new installment will be published daily.
    11/7/17 12:20 PM
  46. 125 Stunningly honest in this video, illegal loggers and politicians celebrating that 2,317 square miles of federally protected Amazon forest is poised to be opened for logging & mining, watch and then read more here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/06/brazil-on-verge-of-legitimizing-amazon-land-theft-on-a-grand-scale/
    6/16/17 8:16 AM
  47. 119 New species of poison frog discovered in Amazonian slopes of Andes in southeastern Peru: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/new-species-of-poison-frog-discovered-in-amazonian-slopes-of-andes-in-southeastern-peru/
    1/26/17 10:38 AM
  48. 117 The Tapajós River Basin lies at the heart of the Amazon, and at the heart of an exploding controversy: whether to build 40+ large dams, a railway, and highways, turning the Basin into a vast industrialized commodities export corridor; or to curb this development impulse and conserve one of the most biologically and culturally rich regions on the planet.
    1/5/17 12:52 PM
  49. 113 Zanzibar is home to many more individuals of an endemic monkey species than biologists previously believed: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/zanzibars-red-colobus-monkeys-much-more-numerous-than-thought/
    12/24/17 6:15 AM
  50. 102 The Javan slow loris is listed as Critically Endangered on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species, and is considered one of the most endangered primate species in the world due mainly to habitat loss and the illegal wildlife trade. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/27-critically-endangered-javan-slow-lorises-rescued-from-online-traders-in-indonesia/
    2/10/17 12:26 PM

 

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  2. 100% Beef has a climate problem! Mongabay’s latest on this issue ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/unfair-trade-us-beef-has-a-climate-problem/ video h/t Years of Living Dangerously #YEARSproject
    10/28/17 12:15 PM
  3. 100% In 1986, scientists estimated there could be as many as 800 Sumatran rhinos left. That fell to 400 in 1996, then 275 in 2008. Today the official estimate is 100 rhinos, but almost all experts believe that figure is overly optimistic. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/worst-case-scenario-there-could-be-only-30-wild-sumatran-rhinos-left/ This is the first article in our four-part series “Is Anyone Going to Save the Sumatran Rhino?” A new installment will be published daily.
    11/7/17 12:20 PM
  4. 100% New population of rare Myanmar snub-nosed monkey discovered in China: https://news.mongabay.com/2016/12/new-population-of-rare-myanmar-snub-nosed-monkey-discovered-in-china/ Photo and video credits: Dong Shaohua and Tian Yinping.
    1/10/17 8:04 AM
  5. 100% Today is World Orangutan Day. See our coverage of orangutans at https://news.mongabay.com/list/orangutans/ [Edit] Filmed at the Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programme’s rehabilitation center in North Sumatra: http://sumatranorangutan.org/. SCOP is working to protect and restore orangutan habitat, rescue and rehabilitate displaced and orphaned orangutans, and end the trade in orangutans.
    8/19/17 12:51 PM
  6. 100% Today is World Orangutan Day. See our coverage of orangutans at https://news.mongabay.com/list/orangutans/ [Edit] Filmed at the Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programme’s rehabilitation center in North Sumatra: http://sumatranorangutan.org/. SCOP is working to protect and restore orangutan habitat, rescue and rehabilitate displaced and orphaned orangutans, and end the trade in orangutans.
    8/19/17 12:51 PM
  7. 100% Madagascar is applying to sell millions of dollars’ worth of illegally logged timber, prompting fears of a bonanza for traffickers. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/madagascar-petitions-cites-to-sell-millions-in-stolen-rosewood/
    11/14/17 2:40 PM
  8. 60% Steer our environmental journalism to cover your favorite topics! To learn more visit: https://impactfund.mongabay.org
    10/11/17 4:50 PM
  9. 59% Cows are competing with China’s iconic bear for bamboo ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/pandas-losing-ground-to-hungry-livestock-in-chinese-nature-reserve/
    10/27/17 2:22 PM
  10. 52% TWO YEARS WORTH of global carbon emissions were recently discovered by scientists in the form of peat – and now a new research expedition has revealed there may be more. Find out more about the discovery of the world’s biggest tropical peatland in the Congo Basin rainforest of Central Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/much-deeper-than-we-expected-huge-peatland-offers-up-more-surprises/
    11/9/17 11:20 AM
  11. 51% Key people from Global Forest Watch, Rainforest Connection, and ProtectedSeas joined us to discuss technology’s role in conservation, see full event video here ~ https://news.mongabay.com/wildtech/2017/10/can-technology-drive-conservation-experts-discuss-in-mongabay-tech-forum/
    11/1/17 10:11 AM
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    10/25/17 12:43 PM
  13. 46% A new species of great ape was announced this week, meet the Batang Toru orangutan! https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/the-eighth-great-ape-new-orangutan-species-discovered-in-sumatra/
    11/5/17 8:11 AM
  14. 46% This year’s Atlantic hurricane season ended on 30 November, seeing six Category 3 to 5 storms wreaking massive destruction across the Caribbean, in the U.S. and Mexico. While damage to the built environment is fairly easy to assess, harm to conserved areas and species is more difficult to determine. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/as-2017-hurricane-season-ends-scientists-assess-tropical-forest-harm/
    12/16/17 8:15 AM
  15. 46% A new study of the Balbina mega-dam in Brazil, one of the oldest in the Amazon, found that plant communities on reservoir islands underwent a transformation as a result of becoming isolated. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/amazon-dam-impacts-underestimated-due-to-overlooked-vine-growth-study/
    12/27/17 10:20 AM
  16. 44% Our new investigative series produced w/ The Gecko Project exposes the corruption driving destruction of Indonesia’s rainforests for palm oil, read part one here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/the-palm-oil-fiefdom/
    10/22/17 8:11 AM
  17. 43% Mongabay founder Rhett Butler was in North Sulawesi’s Tangkoko National Park last month with Chris Al Munawarah where he visited the reserve’s famous strangler fig tree, which was nearly destroyed in a fire in 2015. Local community members saved the tree and the forest by fighting the fire https://news.mongabay.com/2017/06/fire-a-rising-threat-to-sulawesis-black-macaques/
    6/4/17 9:37 PM
  18. 39% Stunningly honest in this video, illegal loggers and politicians celebrating that 2,317 square miles of federally protected Amazon forest is poised to be opened for logging & mining, watch and then read more here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/06/brazil-on-verge-of-legitimizing-amazon-land-theft-on-a-grand-scale/
    6/16/17 8:16 AM
  19. 39% Record Amazon fires are stunning scientists; showing sign of sick, degraded forests. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/record-amazon-fires-stun-scientists-sign-of-sick-degraded-forests/
    10/16/17 4:40 PM
  20. 39% If you missed our top news this week, watch the recap and read more here ~ https://news.mongabay.com/
    12/8/17 2:37 PM
  21. 39% Poor farmers in Seruyan were cut out of Indonesia’s palm oil boom. Find out why from district parliamentarian Bambang Yantoko. Then discover more at https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/the-palm-oil-fiefdom/
    10/23/17 6:15 AM
  22. 35% Lemurs, one of the most threatened primates in the world, are being illegally served in restaurants in northeastern Madagascar, learn more here ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/lemur-on-the-menu-most-endangered-primates-still-served-in-madagascar/
    11/20/17 12:39 PM
  23. 29% A new report reveals conditions analogous to slave labor define life for workers in many of Brazil’s illegal logging camps, and explains how this came to be. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/03/investigation-reveals-slave-labor-conditions-in-brazils-timber-industry/
    3/16/17 10:37 AM
  24. 28% Palm plantations in Seruyan are hard on indigenous farmers like Dragon Beard but also wildlife: “Only with the presence of the company did orangutans begin to enter our farms and eat our crops. Because they need food.” To learn more, read our investigation in collaboration with The Gecko Project here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/the-palm-oil-fiefdom/
    11/14/17 8:38 PM

 

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  1. 65%
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  2. 41% Deep in the rainforests of northern Malaysia, anti-logging campaigns are trying to stop logging companies from entering forests they say belong to Orang Asli communities. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/05/indigenous-groups-activists-risk-arrest-to-blockade-logging-in-malaysia/
    12/13/17 4:50 PM
  3. 36% NYC’s coolest turtles! Check out the video and article by Samantha Lee aka @squeegies here ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/02/saving-jamaica-bays-diamondback-terrapins/
    2/18/17 9:00 AM
  4. 36% James Watt, a farmer from Seruyan, believed in district chief Darwan Ali – until Darwan ceded huge swaths of the district to a cohort of powerful investors. Darwan’s own family used shell companies to benefit from the transactions, while James and his compatriots struggled to keep the firms from grabbing their land. Read our investigation with The Gecko Project, “The palm oil fiefdom”: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/the-palm-oil-fiefdom/
    11/22/17 10:20 AM
  5. 34% Our latest investigation reveals that charcoal from Myanmar’s forests is used to manufacture a wide range of Chinese products, from solar panels to silicon chips for phones, all via illegal cross border trade ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/burning-down-the-house-myanmars-destructive-charcoal-trade/
    10/30/17 3:54 PM
  6. 32% Slave labor in the Amazon: Risking lives to cut down the rainforest: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/03/slave-labor-in-the-amazon-risking-lives-to-cut-down-the-rainforest/
    3/16/17 5:10 PM
  7. 32% Malagasy authorities have held Raleva, a 61-year-old farmer, in custody since September 27 after he asked to see a mining company’s permits to operate near his village. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/another-madagascar-environmental-activist-imprisoned/
    10/26/17 4:55 PM
  8. 31% Discover the political interests behind the destruction of orangutan habitat in 90 ss. Then visit https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/the-palm-oil-fiefdom/ to find out more.
    10/31/17 12:40 PM
  9. 31% May is the 5th anniversary of Mongabay-Indonesia, our Indonesian environmental news service. To celebrate, our advisory board member Jane Goodall sent birthday wishes.
    5/18/17 8:02 PM
  10. 30% Numerous protected areas like Bongolava created by NGOs in Madagascar in the early 2000s were abandoned by their sponsors after 2009’s political crisis; now a dedicated group of locals has returned to Bongolava to resucitate the beleaguered protected area ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/abandoned-by-their-sponsors-madagascars-orphaned-parks-struggle-on/
    12/9/17 8:30 AM
  11. 30% World’s s breeding population of Indochinese tigers discovered in Thailand’s forests: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/03/worlds-s-breeding-population-of-indochinese-tigers-discovered-in-thailands-forests/
    3/29/17 2:42 PM
  12. 30% Good news: the Managalas Conservation Area is Papua New Guinea’s largest yet, encompassing 3,600 km2 of rainforest: local communities with the support of governments & NGOs have been working towards this for 32 years! Full story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/papua-new-guinea-gets-its-largest-ever-conservation-area/
    12/8/17 12:17 PM
  13. 29% The Javan slow loris is listed as Critically Endangered on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species, and is considered one of the most endangered primate species in the world due mainly to habitat loss and the illegal wildlife trade. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/27-critically-endangered-javan-slow-lorises-rescued-from-online-traders-in-indonesia/
    2/10/17 12:26 PM
  14. 28% Poor farmers in Seruyan were cut out of Indonesia’s palm oil boom. Find out why from district parliamentarian Bambang Yantoko. Then discover more at https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/the-palm-oil-fiefdom/
    10/23/17 6:15 AM
  15. 28% Anger simmers against palm oil firms in Seruyan district of Indonesia, where plantations dominate the landscape. Mr. Budiardi asks why the companies are allowed to operate with impunity, check out this film! Read the inside story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/the-palm-oil-fiefdom/
    12/3/17 6:11 AM
  16. 27% TWO YEARS WORTH of global carbon emissions were recently discovered by scientists in the form of peat – and now a new research expedition has revealed there may be more. Find out more about the discovery of the world’s biggest tropical peatland in the Congo Basin rainforest of Central Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/much-deeper-than-we-expected-huge-peatland-offers-up-more-surprises/
    11/9/17 11:20 AM
  17. 27% This year’s Atlantic hurricane season ended on 30 November, seeing six Category 3 to 5 storms wreaking massive destruction across the Caribbean, in the U.S. and Mexico. While damage to the built environment is fairly easy to assess, harm to conserved areas and species is more difficult to determine. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/as-2017-hurricane-season-ends-scientists-assess-tropical-forest-harm/
    12/16/17 8:15 AM
  18. 27% Record Amazon fires are stunning scientists; showing sign of sick, degraded forests. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/record-amazon-fires-stun-scientists-sign-of-sick-degraded-forests/
    10/16/17 4:40 PM
  19. 27% Palm plantations in Seruyan are hard on indigenous farmers like Dragon Beard but also wildlife: “Only with the presence of the company did orangutans begin to enter our farms and eat our crops. Because they need food.” To learn more, read our investigation in collaboration with The Gecko Project here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/the-palm-oil-fiefdom/
    11/14/17 8:38 PM
  20. 27% Indonesia for Sale is a new series co-produced with The Gecko Project, an investigative reporting initiative dedicated to exposing the corruption driving land grabs and the destruction of rainforests. Read the introduction to this series launching this week here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/indonesia-for-sale-in-depth-series-on-corruption-palm-oil-and-rainforests-starts-tomorrow/
    10/10/17 6:07 AM
  21. 27% Amazing: orangutans have been discovered using a special plant to make an external pain reliever, just as native peoples do. Get the whole story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/orangutans-process-plants-into-medicine-study-finds/
    12/6/17 4:15 PM
  22. 26% Key people from Global Forest Watch, Rainforest Connection, and ProtectedSeas joined us to discuss technology’s role in conservation, see full event video here ~ https://news.mongabay.com/wildtech/2017/10/can-technology-drive-conservation-experts-discuss-in-mongabay-tech-forum/
    11/1/17 10:11 AM
  23. 26% “Do you miss the dinosaurs?” This is how an architect of the clearing of the Amazon put it to our reporter in this video, implying that once the forest is gone, no one will miss it. It also shows how land is deforested and sold to cattle ranchers, watch below and read more here from this latest in our series published with The Intercept Brasil ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/04/deforestation-has-become-big-business-in-the-brazilian-amazon/
    4/20/17 4:33 PM
  24. 26% A brutal Federal Police raid on an Amazon indigenous village in 2012 ended in gunfire and bloodshed. Now the full story told to Mongabay.com journalists leads to new state investigation. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/day-of-terror-munduruku-village-attacked-by-brazils-federal-police/
    1/11/17 1:00 PM
  25. 26% Interesting: this rare footage of a Sunda Clouded leopard and her cubs isn’t what you would expect, and emphasizes the need to conserve logged forests ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/watch-rare-sighting-of-mother-sunda-clouded-leopard-and-cubs-caught-on-film/
    11/29/17 12:36 PM

 

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  • 20% Join our friend Liz Kimbrough and make a big impact! https://impactfund.mongabay.org
    10/25/17 12:43 PM
  • 19% In 1986, scientists estimated there could be as many as 800 Sumatran rhinos left. That fell to 400 in 1996, then 275 in 2008. Today the official estimate is 100 rhinos, but almost all experts believe that figure is overly optimistic. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/worst-case-scenario-there-could-be-only-30-wild-sumatran-rhinos-left/ This is the first article in our four-part series “Is Anyone Going to Save the Sumatran Rhino?” A new installment will be published daily.
    11/7/17 12:20 PM
  • 18% Lola Ya Bonobo sanctuary, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, strives to care for bonobos and human communities too. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/05/conservation-lessons-from-the-bonobos/
    5/3/17 5:15 AM
  • 18% A new study finds promising conservation value in forest corridors along rivers in Sumatra’s plantation-dominated landscape. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/scientists-impressed-and-delighted-by-animals-found-in-remnant-forests/
    2/2/17 10:16 AM
  • 18%
    3/2/17 12:13 PM
  • 17% Mongabay founder Rhett Butler captured this footage of a critically endangered crested black macaque in Tangkoko reserve in North Sulawesi. Read more and see another great video here: https://news.mongabay.com/2016/05/critically-endangered-monkey-chatters-for-camers/
    5/30/17 11:52 PM
  • 16% A new report reveals conditions analogous to slave labor define life for workers in many of Brazil’s illegal logging camps, and explains how this came to be. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/03/investigation-reveals-slave-labor-conditions-in-brazils-timber-industry/
    3/16/17 10:37 AM
  • 14% Mongabay founder Rhett Butler was in North Sulawesi’s Tangkoko National Park last month with Chris Al Munawarah where he visited the reserve’s famous strangler fig tree, which was nearly destroyed in a fire in 2015. Local community members saved the tree and the forest by fighting the fire https://news.mongabay.com/2017/06/fire-a-rising-threat-to-sulawesis-black-macaques/
    6/4/17 9:37 PM
  • 13% In the forests of northern Madagascar, scientists have discovered a new species of dwarf lemur: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/02/new-species-of-dwarf-lemur-discovered-in-madagascar/
    2/15/17 5:40 PM
  • 11% 125,000 views later, our Sumatran rhino calf video hasn’t gotten any less adorable:
    7/23/17 6:15 AM
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    1. 92% 125,000 views later, our Sumatran rhino calf video hasn’t gotten any less adorable:
      7/23/17 6:15 AM
    2. 62% Mongabay founder Rhett Butler was in North Sulawesi’s Tangkoko National Park last month with Chris Al Munawarah where he visited the reserve’s famous strangler fig tree, which was nearly destroyed in a fire in 2015. Local community members saved the tree and the forest by fighting the fire https://news.mongabay.com/2017/06/fire-a-rising-threat-to-sulawesis-black-macaques/
      6/4/17 9:37 PM
    3. 60%
      8/9/17 6:07 PM
    4. 51%
      3/2/17 12:13 PM
    5. 46% A comprehensive study looking at more than 500 species of primates finds that most are declining in numbers and nearly two-thirds face the threat of extinction. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/running-out-of-time-60-percent-of-primates-sliding-toward-extinction/
      1/20/17 8:51 PM
    6. 43% A brutal federal police raid on an Amazon indigenous village in 2012 ended in gunfire and blood. The full story told to Mongabay journalists has lead to new state investigation. Read more: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/day-of-terror-munduruku-village-attacked-by-brazils-federal-police/
      1/12/17 11:56 PM
    7. 43% Brazil’s soy farmers, international commodity traders, and Brasilia want to turn the last undammed tributary of the Amazon into an industrialized commodities export corridor, building dozens of dams, roads and a railway. Indigenous peoples, environmentalists, and citizens are fighting back.
      1/3/17 10:34 AM
    8. 41% A brutal Federal Police raid on an Amazon indigenous village in 2012 ended in gunfire and bloodshed. Now the full story told to Mongabay.com journalists leads to new state investigation. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/day-of-terror-munduruku-village-attacked-by-brazils-federal-police/
      1/11/17 1:00 PM
    9. 40% The Tapajós River Basin lies at the heart of the Amazon, and at the heart of an exploding controversy: whether to build 40+ large dams, a railway, and highways, turning the Basin into a vast industrialized commodities export corridor; or to curb this development impulse and conserve one of the most biologically and culturally rich regions on the planet.
      1/5/17 12:52 PM
    10. 39% Lola Ya Bonobo sanctuary, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, strives to care for bonobos and human communities too. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/05/conservation-lessons-from-the-bonobos/
      5/3/17 5:15 AM
    11. 36% Slave labor in the Amazon: Risking lives to cut down the rainforest: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/03/slave-labor-in-the-amazon-risking-lives-to-cut-down-the-rainforest/
      3/16/17 5:10 PM
    12. 32% New population of rare Myanmar snub-nosed monkey discovered in China: https://news.mongabay.com/2016/12/new-population-of-rare-myanmar-snub-nosed-monkey-discovered-in-china/ Photo and video credits: Dong Shaohua and Tian Yinping.
      1/10/17 8:04 AM
    13. 31% On the Amazon frontier, the easiest way to become rich is stealing forested land, laundering the timber, and then going into politics, our reporters were told in this striking video.
      4/26/17 3:15 PM
    14. 28% Zanzibar is home to many more individuals of an endemic monkey species than biologists previously believed: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/zanzibars-red-colobus-monkeys-much-more-numerous-than-thought/
      12/24/17 6:15 AM
    15. 27% Siamese rosewood nears extinction due to a loophole in trade law: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/smuggled-to-death-how-loopholes-and-lax-enforcement-have-sealed-the-fate-of-siamese-rosewood Photos by Demelza Stokes, FREELAND Foundation (Eric Ash/Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation) and anonymous photographer.
      1/21/17 10:44 AM
    16. 25% Mongabay founder Rhett Butler captured this footage of a critically endangered crested black macaque in Tangkoko reserve in North Sulawesi. Read more and see another great video here: https://news.mongabay.com/2016/05/critically-endangered-monkey-chatters-for-camers/
      5/30/17 11:52 PM
    17. 25% In the forests of northern Madagascar, scientists have discovered a new species of dwarf lemur: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/02/new-species-of-dwarf-lemur-discovered-in-madagascar/
      2/15/17 5:40 PM
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    6/16/17 8:16 AM
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    5. 35% A brutal federal police raid on an Amazon indigenous village in 2012 ended in gunfire and blood. The full story told to Mongabay journalists has lead to new state investigation. Read more: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/day-of-terror-munduruku-village-attacked-by-brazils-federal-police/
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    7. 32% Mongabay founder Rhett Butler was in North Sulawesi’s Tangkoko National Park last month with Chris Al Munawarah where he visited the reserve’s famous strangler fig tree, which was nearly destroyed in a fire in 2015. Local community members saved the tree and the forest by fighting the fire https://news.mongabay.com/2017/06/fire-a-rising-threat-to-sulawesis-black-macaques/
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    9. 30% Zanzibar is home to many more individuals of an endemic monkey species than biologists previously believed: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/zanzibars-red-colobus-monkeys-much-more-numerous-than-thought/
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    10. 27% Interesting: this rare footage of a Sunda Clouded leopard and her cubs isn’t what you would expect, and emphasizes the need to conserve logged forests ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/watch-rare-sighting-of-mother-sunda-clouded-leopard-and-cubs-caught-on-film/
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      11/9/17 11:20 AM
    3. 66% / 23% Our latest investigation reveals that charcoal from Myanmar’s forests is used to manufacture a wide range of Chinese products, from solar panels to silicon chips for phones, all via illegal cross border trade ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/burning-down-the-house-myanmars-destructive-charcoal-trade/
      10/30/17 3:54 PM
    4. 65% / 22% If you missed our top news last week, watch the recap and read more on these topics here ~ https://news.mongabay.com/
      12/18/17 2:25 PM
    5. 61% / 19% Numerous protected areas like Bongolava created by NGOs in Madagascar in the early 2000s were abandoned by their sponsors after 2009’s political crisis; now a dedicated group of locals has returned to Bongolava to resucitate the beleaguered protected area ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/abandoned-by-their-sponsors-madagascars-orphaned-parks-struggle-on/
      12/9/17 8:30 AM
    6. 61% / 17% Lola Ya Bonobo sanctuary, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, strives to care for bonobos and human communities too. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/05/conservation-lessons-from-the-bonobos/
      5/3/17 5:15 AM
    7. 60% / 19% If you missed our top coverage last week, watch the recap & catch up here: https://news.mongabay.com
      12/4/17 4:49 PM
    8. 60% / 18% Amazing: orangutans have been discovered using a special plant to make an external pain reliever, just as native peoples do. Get the whole story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/orangutans-process-plants-into-medicine-study-finds/
      12/6/17 4:15 PM
    9. 60% / 16% Today is World Orangutan Day. See our coverage of orangutans at https://news.mongabay.com/list/orangutans/ [Edit] Filmed at the Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programme’s rehabilitation center in North Sumatra: http://sumatranorangutan.org/. SCOP is working to protect and restore orangutan habitat, rescue and rehabilitate displaced and orphaned orangutans, and end the trade in orangutans.
      8/19/17 12:51 PM
    10. 60% / 16% Today is World Orangutan Day. See our coverage of orangutans at https://news.mongabay.com/list/orangutans/ [Edit] Filmed at the Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programme’s rehabilitation center in North Sumatra: http://sumatranorangutan.org/. SCOP is working to protect and restore orangutan habitat, rescue and rehabilitate displaced and orphaned orangutans, and end the trade in orangutans.
      8/19/17 12:51 PM
    11. 59% / 26% World’s s breeding population of Indochinese tigers discovered in Thailand’s forests: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/03/worlds-s-breeding-population-of-indochinese-tigers-discovered-in-thailands-forests/
      3/29/17 2:42 PM
    12. 58% / 18% In 1986, scientists estimated there could be as many as 800 Sumatran rhinos left. That fell to 400 in 1996, then 275 in 2008. Today the official estimate is 100 rhinos, but almost all experts believe that figure is overly optimistic. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/worst-case-scenario-there-could-be-only-30-wild-sumatran-rhinos-left/ This is the first article in our four-part series “Is Anyone Going to Save the Sumatran Rhino?” A new installment will be published daily.
      11/7/17 12:20 PM
    13. 58% / 17% Beef has a climate problem! Mongabay’s latest on this issue ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/unfair-trade-us-beef-has-a-climate-problem/ video h/t Years of Living Dangerously #YEARSproject
      10/28/17 12:15 PM
    14. 56% / 23% This year’s Atlantic hurricane season ended on 30 November, seeing six Category 3 to 5 storms wreaking massive destruction across the Caribbean, in the U.S. and Mexico. While damage to the built environment is fairly easy to assess, harm to conserved areas and species is more difficult to determine. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/as-2017-hurricane-season-ends-scientists-assess-tropical-forest-harm/
      12/16/17 8:15 AM
    15. 55% / 16% Deep in the rainforests of northern Malaysia, anti-logging campaigns are trying to stop logging companies from entering forests they say belong to Orang Asli communities. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/05/indigenous-groups-activists-risk-arrest-to-blockade-logging-in-malaysia/
      12/13/17 4:50 PM
    16. 54% / 23% Lemurs, one of the most threatened primates in the world, are being illegally served in restaurants in northeastern Madagascar, learn more here ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/lemur-on-the-menu-most-endangered-primates-still-served-in-madagascar/
      11/20/17 12:39 PM
    17. 54% / 22% Interesting: this rare footage of a Sunda Clouded leopard and her cubs isn’t what you would expect, and emphasizes the need to conserve logged forests ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/watch-rare-sighting-of-mother-sunda-clouded-leopard-and-cubs-caught-on-film/
      11/29/17 12:36 PM
    18. 53% / 27% A brutal Federal Police raid on an Amazon indigenous village in 2012 ended in gunfire and bloodshed. Now the full story told to Mongabay.com journalists leads to new state investigation. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/day-of-terror-munduruku-village-attacked-by-brazils-federal-police/
      1/11/17 1:00 PM
    19. 53% / 26% These coconut-eating macaques love to floss their teeth: https://india.mongabay.com/2017/12/21/these-coconut-eating-macaques-love-to-floss-their-teeth/ Mongabay-India
      12/21/17 10:20 AM
    20. 53% / 14% Anger simmers against palm oil firms in Seruyan district of Indonesia, where plantations dominate the landscape. Mr. Budiardi asks why the companies are allowed to operate with impunity, check out this film! Read the inside story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/the-palm-oil-fiefdom/
      12/3/17 6:11 AM
    21. 52% / 22% A new species of great ape was announced this week, meet the Batang Toru orangutan! https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/the-eighth-great-ape-new-orangutan-species-discovered-in-sumatra/
      11/5/17 8:11 AM
    22. 52% / 16% Discover the political interests behind the destruction of orangutan habitat in 90 ss. Then visit https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/the-palm-oil-fiefdom/ to find out more.
      10/31/17 12:40 PM
    23. 52% / 13% If you missed our top news this week, watch the recap and read more here ~ https://news.mongabay.com/
      12/8/17 2:37 PM
    24. 51% / 22% A brutal federal police raid on an Amazon indigenous village in 2012 ended in gunfire and blood. The full story told to Mongabay journalists has lead to new state investigation. Read more: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/day-of-terror-munduruku-village-attacked-by-brazils-federal-police/
      1/12/17 11:56 PM
    25. 50% / 22% Zanzibar is home to many more individuals of an endemic monkey species than biologists previously believed: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/zanzibars-red-colobus-monkeys-much-more-numerous-than-thought/
      12/24/17 6:15 AM

     

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    1. 43% / 34% By analyzing millions of cheetah observations, a team of researchers have concluded that only about 3,577 adult cheetahs remain in southern Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/scientists-call-for-cheetahs-to-be-listed-as-endangered/
      12/15/17 2:40 PM
    2. 43% / 34% TWO YEARS WORTH of global carbon emissions were recently discovered by scientists in the form of peat – and now a new research expedition has revealed there may be more. Find out more about the discovery of the world’s biggest tropical peatland in the Congo Basin rainforest of Central Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/much-deeper-than-we-expected-huge-peatland-offers-up-more-surprises/
      11/9/17 11:20 AM
    3. 38% / 35% A brutal Federal Police raid on an Amazon indigenous village in 2012 ended in gunfire and bloodshed. Now the full story told to Mongabay.com journalists leads to new state investigation. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/day-of-terror-munduruku-village-attacked-by-brazils-federal-police/
      1/11/17 1:00 PM
    4. 38% / 26% New population of rare Myanmar snub-nosed monkey discovered in China: https://news.mongabay.com/2016/12/new-population-of-rare-myanmar-snub-nosed-monkey-discovered-in-china/ Photo and video credits: Dong Shaohua and Tian Yinping.
      1/10/17 8:04 AM
    5. 36% / 29% Lola Ya Bonobo sanctuary, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, strives to care for bonobos and human communities too. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/05/conservation-lessons-from-the-bonobos/
      5/3/17 5:15 AM
    6. 35% / 36% A brutal federal police raid on an Amazon indigenous village in 2012 ended in gunfire and blood. The full story told to Mongabay journalists has lead to new state investigation. Read more: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/day-of-terror-munduruku-village-attacked-by-brazils-federal-police/
      1/12/17 11:56 PM
    7. 35% / 22% Mongabay founder Rhett Butler was in North Sulawesi’s Tangkoko National Park last month with Chris Al Munawarah where he visited the reserve’s famous strangler fig tree, which was nearly destroyed in a fire in 2015. Local community members saved the tree and the forest by fighting the fire https://news.mongabay.com/2017/06/fire-a-rising-threat-to-sulawesis-black-macaques/
      6/4/17 9:37 PM
    8. 34% / 30% World’s s breeding population of Indochinese tigers discovered in Thailand’s forests: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/03/worlds-s-breeding-population-of-indochinese-tigers-discovered-in-thailands-forests/
      3/29/17 2:42 PM
    9. 33% / 29% These coconut-eating macaques love to floss their teeth: https://india.mongabay.com/2017/12/21/these-coconut-eating-macaques-love-to-floss-their-teeth/ Mongabay-India
      12/21/17 10:20 AM
    10. 31% / 23% Zanzibar is home to many more individuals of an endemic monkey species than biologists previously believed: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/zanzibars-red-colobus-monkeys-much-more-numerous-than-thought/
      12/24/17 6:15 AM
    11. 27% / 21% Lemurs, one of the most threatened primates in the world, are being illegally served in restaurants in northeastern Madagascar, learn more here ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/lemur-on-the-menu-most-endangered-primates-still-served-in-madagascar/
      11/20/17 12:39 PM
    12. 27% / 29% Interesting: this rare footage of a Sunda Clouded leopard and her cubs isn’t what you would expect, and emphasizes the need to conserve logged forests ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/watch-rare-sighting-of-mother-sunda-clouded-leopard-and-cubs-caught-on-film/
      11/29/17 12:36 PM
    13. 25% / 26% If you missed our top news last week, watch the recap and read more on these topics here ~ https://news.mongabay.com/
      12/18/17 2:25 PM
    14. 25% / 21% This year’s Atlantic hurricane season ended on 30 November, seeing six Category 3 to 5 storms wreaking massive destruction across the Caribbean, in the U.S. and Mexico. While damage to the built environment is fairly easy to assess, harm to conserved areas and species is more difficult to determine. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/as-2017-hurricane-season-ends-scientists-assess-tropical-forest-harm/
      12/16/17 8:15 AM
    15. 25% / 23% A new species of great ape was announced this week, meet the Batang Toru orangutan! https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/the-eighth-great-ape-new-orangutan-species-discovered-in-sumatra/
      11/5/17 8:11 AM
    16. 24% / 25% Our latest investigation reveals that charcoal from Myanmar’s forests is used to manufacture a wide range of Chinese products, from solar panels to silicon chips for phones, all via illegal cross border trade ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/burning-down-the-house-myanmars-destructive-charcoal-trade/
      10/30/17 3:54 PM
    17. 24% / 21% New species of poison frog discovered in Amazonian slopes of Andes in southeastern Peru: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/new-species-of-poison-frog-discovered-in-amazonian-slopes-of-andes-in-southeastern-peru/
      1/26/17 10:38 AM
    18. 24% / 23% Brazil’s soy farmers, international commodity traders, and Brasilia want to turn the last undammed tributary of the Amazon into an industrialized commodities export corridor, building dozens of dams, roads and a railway. Indigenous peoples, environmentalists, and citizens are fighting back.
      1/3/17 10:34 AM
    19. 22% / 20% Numerous protected areas like Bongolava created by NGOs in Madagascar in the early 2000s were abandoned by their sponsors after 2009’s political crisis; now a dedicated group of locals has returned to Bongolava to resucitate the beleaguered protected area ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/abandoned-by-their-sponsors-madagascars-orphaned-parks-struggle-on/
      12/9/17 8:30 AM
    20. 22% / 24% A new study finds promising conservation value in forest corridors along rivers in Sumatra’s plantation-dominated landscape. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/scientists-impressed-and-delighted-by-animals-found-in-remnant-forests/
      2/2/17 10:16 AM
    21. 22% / 16% Malagasy authorities have held Raleva, a 61-year-old farmer, in custody since September 27 after he asked to see a mining company’s permits to operate near his village. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/another-madagascar-environmental-activist-imprisoned/
      10/26/17 4:55 PM
    22. 22% / 21%
      3/2/17 12:13 PM
    23. 21% / 20% NYC’s coolest turtles! Check out the video and article by Samantha Lee aka @squeegies here ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/02/saving-jamaica-bays-diamondback-terrapins/
      2/18/17 9:00 AM
    24. 21% / 20% A new study of the Balbina mega-dam in Brazil, one of the oldest in the Amazon, found that plant communities on reservoir islands underwent a transformation as a result of becoming isolated. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/amazon-dam-impacts-underestimated-due-to-overlooked-vine-growth-study/
      12/27/17 10:20 AM
    25. 21% / 17% Mongabay founder Rhett Butler captured this footage of a critically endangered crested black macaque in Tangkoko reserve in North Sulawesi. Read more and see another great video here: https://news.mongabay.com/2016/05/critically-endangered-monkey-chatters-for-camers/
      5/30/17 11:52 PM

     

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    1. 36% / 35% A brutal federal police raid on an Amazon indigenous village in 2012 ended in gunfire and blood. The full story told to Mongabay journalists has lead to new state investigation. Read more: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/day-of-terror-munduruku-village-attacked-by-brazils-federal-police/
      1/12/17 11:56 PM
    2. 35% / 38% A brutal Federal Police raid on an Amazon indigenous village in 2012 ended in gunfire and bloodshed. Now the full story told to Mongabay.com journalists leads to new state investigation. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/day-of-terror-munduruku-village-attacked-by-brazils-federal-police/
      1/11/17 1:00 PM
    3. 34% / 43% By analyzing millions of cheetah observations, a team of researchers have concluded that only about 3,577 adult cheetahs remain in southern Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/scientists-call-for-cheetahs-to-be-listed-as-endangered/
      12/15/17 2:40 PM
    4. 34% / 43% TWO YEARS WORTH of global carbon emissions were recently discovered by scientists in the form of peat – and now a new research expedition has revealed there may be more. Find out more about the discovery of the world’s biggest tropical peatland in the Congo Basin rainforest of Central Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/much-deeper-than-we-expected-huge-peatland-offers-up-more-surprises/
      11/9/17 11:20 AM
    5. 30% / 34% World’s s breeding population of Indochinese tigers discovered in Thailand’s forests: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/03/worlds-s-breeding-population-of-indochinese-tigers-discovered-in-thailands-forests/
      3/29/17 2:42 PM
    6. 29% / 36% Lola Ya Bonobo sanctuary, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, strives to care for bonobos and human communities too. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/05/conservation-lessons-from-the-bonobos/
      5/3/17 5:15 AM
    7. 29% / 33% These coconut-eating macaques love to floss their teeth: https://india.mongabay.com/2017/12/21/these-coconut-eating-macaques-love-to-floss-their-teeth/ Mongabay-India
      12/21/17 10:20 AM
    8. 29% / 27% Interesting: this rare footage of a Sunda Clouded leopard and her cubs isn’t what you would expect, and emphasizes the need to conserve logged forests ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/watch-rare-sighting-of-mother-sunda-clouded-leopard-and-cubs-caught-on-film/
      11/29/17 12:36 PM
    9. 29% / 18% The Tapajós River Basin lies at the heart of the Amazon, and at the heart of an exploding controversy: whether to build 40+ large dams, a railway, and highways, turning the Basin into a vast industrialized commodities export corridor; or to curb this development impulse and conserve one of the most biologically and culturally rich regions on the planet.
      1/5/17 12:52 PM
    10. 26% / 38% New population of rare Myanmar snub-nosed monkey discovered in China: https://news.mongabay.com/2016/12/new-population-of-rare-myanmar-snub-nosed-monkey-discovered-in-china/ Photo and video credits: Dong Shaohua and Tian Yinping.
      1/10/17 8:04 AM
    11. 26% / 25% If you missed our top news last week, watch the recap and read more on these topics here ~ https://news.mongabay.com/
      12/18/17 2:25 PM
    12. 26% / 20% Amazing: orangutans have been discovered using a special plant to make an external pain reliever, just as native peoples do. Get the whole story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/orangutans-process-plants-into-medicine-study-finds/
      12/6/17 4:15 PM
    13. 26% / 19% Slave labor in the Amazon: Risking lives to cut down the rainforest: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/03/slave-labor-in-the-amazon-risking-lives-to-cut-down-the-rainforest/
      3/16/17 5:10 PM
    14. 26% / Today is World Orangutan Day. See our coverage of orangutans at https://news.mongabay.com/list/orangutans/ [Edit] Filmed at the Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programme’s rehabilitation center in North Sumatra: http://sumatranorangutan.org/. SCOP is working to protect and restore orangutan habitat, rescue and rehabilitate displaced and orphaned orangutans, and end the trade in orangutans.
      8/19/17 12:51 PM
    15. 26% / Today is World Orangutan Day. See our coverage of orangutans at https://news.mongabay.com/list/orangutans/ [Edit] Filmed at the Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programme’s rehabilitation center in North Sumatra: http://sumatranorangutan.org/. SCOP is working to protect and restore orangutan habitat, rescue and rehabilitate displaced and orphaned orangutans, and end the trade in orangutans.
      8/19/17 12:51 PM
    16. 25% / 24% Our latest investigation reveals that charcoal from Myanmar’s forests is used to manufacture a wide range of Chinese products, from solar panels to silicon chips for phones, all via illegal cross border trade ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/burning-down-the-house-myanmars-destructive-charcoal-trade/
      10/30/17 3:54 PM
    17. 24% / 22% A new study finds promising conservation value in forest corridors along rivers in Sumatra’s plantation-dominated landscape. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/scientists-impressed-and-delighted-by-animals-found-in-remnant-forests/
      2/2/17 10:16 AM
    18. 23% / 31% Zanzibar is home to many more individuals of an endemic monkey species than biologists previously believed: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/zanzibars-red-colobus-monkeys-much-more-numerous-than-thought/
      12/24/17 6:15 AM
    19. 23% / 25% A new species of great ape was announced this week, meet the Batang Toru orangutan! https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/the-eighth-great-ape-new-orangutan-species-discovered-in-sumatra/
      11/5/17 8:11 AM
    20. 23% / 24% Brazil’s soy farmers, international commodity traders, and Brasilia want to turn the last undammed tributary of the Amazon into an industrialized commodities export corridor, building dozens of dams, roads and a railway. Indigenous peoples, environmentalists, and citizens are fighting back.
      1/3/17 10:34 AM
    21. 22% / 35% Mongabay founder Rhett Butler was in North Sulawesi’s Tangkoko National Park last month with Chris Al Munawarah where he visited the reserve’s famous strangler fig tree, which was nearly destroyed in a fire in 2015. Local community members saved the tree and the forest by fighting the fire https://news.mongabay.com/2017/06/fire-a-rising-threat-to-sulawesis-black-macaques/
      6/4/17 9:37 PM
    22. 22% / 19% If you missed our top coverage last week, watch the recap & catch up here: https://news.mongabay.com
      12/4/17 4:49 PM
    23. 22% / Madagascar is applying to sell millions of dollars’ worth of illegally logged timber, prompting fears of a bonanza for traffickers. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/madagascar-petitions-cites-to-sell-millions-in-stolen-rosewood/
      11/14/17 2:40 PM
    24. 21% / 27% Lemurs, one of the most threatened primates in the world, are being illegally served in restaurants in northeastern Madagascar, learn more here ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/lemur-on-the-menu-most-endangered-primates-still-served-in-madagascar/
      11/20/17 12:39 PM
    25. 21% / 25% This year’s Atlantic hurricane season ended on 30 November, seeing six Category 3 to 5 storms wreaking massive destruction across the Caribbean, in the U.S. and Mexico. While damage to the built environment is fairly easy to assess, harm to conserved areas and species is more difficult to determine. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/as-2017-hurricane-season-ends-scientists-assess-tropical-forest-harm/
      12/16/17 8:15 AM

     

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    1. 23% / 61% By analyzing millions of cheetah observations, a team of researchers have concluded that only about 3,577 adult cheetahs remain in southern Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/scientists-call-for-cheetahs-to-be-listed-as-endangered/
    2. 15% / 46% Mongabay founder Rhett Butler captured this footage of a critically endangered crested black macaque in Tangkoko reserve in North Sulawesi. Read more and see another great video here: https://news.mongabay.com/2016/05/critically-endangered-monkey-chatters-for-camers/
    3. 14% / 48% Our latest investigation reveals that charcoal from Myanmar’s forests is used to manufacture a wide range of Chinese products, from solar panels to silicon chips for phones, all via illegal cross border trade ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/burning-down-the-house-myanmars-destructive-charcoal-trade/
    4. 13% / 37% TWO YEARS WORTH of global carbon emissions were recently discovered by scientists in the form of peat – and now a new research expedition has revealed there may be more. Find out more about the discovery of the world’s biggest tropical peatland in the Congo Basin rainforest of Central Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/much-deeper-than-we-expected-huge-peatland-offers-up-more-surprises/
    5. 13% / 30% Malagasy authorities have held Raleva, a 61-year-old farmer, in custody since September 27 after he asked to see a mining company’s permits to operate near his village. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/another-madagascar-environmental-activist-imprisoned/
    6. 12% / 52% Today is World Orangutan Day. See our coverage of orangutans at https://news.mongabay.com/list/orangutans/ [Edit] Filmed at the Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programme’s rehabilitation center in North Sumatra: http://sumatranorangutan.org/. SCOP is working to protect and restore orangutan habitat, rescue and rehabilitate displaced and orphaned orangutans, and end the trade in orangutans.
    7. 12% / 52% Today is World Orangutan Day. See our coverage of orangutans at https://news.mongabay.com/list/orangutans/ [Edit] Filmed at the Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programme’s rehabilitation center in North Sumatra: http://sumatranorangutan.org/. SCOP is working to protect and restore orangutan habitat, rescue and rehabilitate displaced and orphaned orangutans, and end the trade in orangutans.
    8. 12% / 24% These coconut-eating macaques love to floss their teeth: https://india.mongabay.com/2017/12/21/these-coconut-eating-macaques-love-to-floss-their-teeth/ Mongabay-India
    9. 12% / 37% A new species of great ape was announced this week, meet the Batang Toru orangutan! https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/the-eighth-great-ape-new-orangutan-species-discovered-in-sumatra/
    10. 11% / 33% Zanzibar is home to many more individuals of an endemic monkey species than biologists previously believed: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/zanzibars-red-colobus-monkeys-much-more-numerous-than-thought/
    11. 11% / 45% In 1986, scientists estimated there could be as many as 800 Sumatran rhinos left. That fell to 400 in 1996, then 275 in 2008. Today the official estimate is 100 rhinos, but almost all experts believe that figure is overly optimistic. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/worst-case-scenario-there-could-be-only-30-wild-sumatran-rhinos-left/ This is the first article in our four-part series “Is Anyone Going to Save the Sumatran Rhino?” A new installment will be published daily.
    12. 11% / 33% NYC’s coolest turtles! Check out the video and article by Samantha Lee aka @squeegies here ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/02/saving-jamaica-bays-diamondback-terrapins/
    13. 10% / 31% World’s s breeding population of Indochinese tigers discovered in Thailand’s forests: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/03/worlds-s-breeding-population-of-indochinese-tigers-discovered-in-thailands-forests/
    14. 10% / 23% A new study finds promising conservation value in forest corridors along rivers in Sumatra’s plantation-dominated landscape. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/scientists-impressed-and-delighted-by-animals-found-in-remnant-forests/
    15. 10% / 26% Cows are competing with China’s iconic bear for bamboo ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/pandas-losing-ground-to-hungry-livestock-in-chinese-nature-reserve/
    16. 9% / 35% Lemurs, one of the most threatened primates in the world, are being illegally served in restaurants in northeastern Madagascar, learn more here ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/lemur-on-the-menu-most-endangered-primates-still-served-in-madagascar/
    17. 9% / 13%
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    19. 9% / 22% A new study of the Balbina mega-dam in Brazil, one of the oldest in the Amazon, found that plant communities on reservoir islands underwent a transformation as a result of becoming isolated. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/amazon-dam-impacts-underestimated-due-to-overlooked-vine-growth-study/
    20. 9% / 42% Deep in the rainforests of northern Malaysia, anti-logging campaigns are trying to stop logging companies from entering forests they say belong to Orang Asli communities. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/05/indigenous-groups-activists-risk-arrest-to-blockade-logging-in-malaysia/
    21. 9% / 29% Record Amazon fires are stunning scientists; showing sign of sick, degraded forests. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/record-amazon-fires-stun-scientists-sign-of-sick-degraded-forests/
    22. 8% / 31% Interesting: this rare footage of a Sunda Clouded leopard and her cubs isn’t what you would expect, and emphasizes the need to conserve logged forests ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/watch-rare-sighting-of-mother-sunda-clouded-leopard-and-cubs-caught-on-film/
    23. 8% / 31% Good news: the Managalas Conservation Area is Papua New Guinea’s largest yet, encompassing 3,600 km2 of rainforest: local communities with the support of governments & NGOs have been working towards this for 32 years! Full story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/papua-new-guinea-gets-its-largest-ever-conservation-area/
    24. 8% / 23% Madagascar is applying to sell millions of dollars’ worth of illegally logged timber, prompting fears of a bonanza for traffickers. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/madagascar-petitions-cites-to-sell-millions-in-stolen-rosewood/
    25. 8% / 34% This year’s Atlantic hurricane season ended on 30 November, seeing six Category 3 to 5 storms wreaking massive destruction across the Caribbean, in the U.S. and Mexico. While damage to the built environment is fairly easy to assess, harm to conserved areas and species is more difficult to determine. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/as-2017-hurricane-season-ends-scientists-assess-tropical-forest-harm/

    % Clicked-to-Play watches at 95% / % Auto-Played watches at 95%

    1. 61% / 23% By analyzing millions of cheetah observations, a team of researchers have concluded that only about 3,577 adult cheetahs remain in southern Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/scientists-call-for-cheetahs-to-be-listed-as-endangered/
      12/15/17 2:40 PM
    2. 46% / 15% Mongabay founder Rhett Butler captured this footage of a critically endangered crested black macaque in Tangkoko reserve in North Sulawesi. Read more and see another great video here: https://news.mongabay.com/2016/05/critically-endangered-monkey-chatters-for-camers/
      5/30/17 11:52 PM
    3. 48% / 14% Our latest investigation reveals that charcoal from Myanmar’s forests is used to manufacture a wide range of Chinese products, from solar panels to silicon chips for phones, all via illegal cross border trade ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/burning-down-the-house-myanmars-destructive-charcoal-trade/
      10/30/17 3:54 PM
    4. 37% / 13% TWO YEARS WORTH of global carbon emissions were recently discovered by scientists in the form of peat – and now a new research expedition has revealed there may be more. Find out more about the discovery of the world’s biggest tropical peatland in the Congo Basin rainforest of Central Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/much-deeper-than-we-expected-huge-peatland-offers-up-more-surprises/
      11/9/17 11:20 AM
    5. 30% / 13% Malagasy authorities have held Raleva, a 61-year-old farmer, in custody since September 27 after he asked to see a mining company’s permits to operate near his village. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/another-madagascar-environmental-activist-imprisoned/
      10/26/17 4:55 PM
    6. 52% / 12% Today is World Orangutan Day. See our coverage of orangutans at https://news.mongabay.com/list/orangutans/ [Edit] Filmed at the Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programme’s rehabilitation center in North Sumatra: http://sumatranorangutan.org/. SCOP is working to protect and restore orangutan habitat, rescue and rehabilitate displaced and orphaned orangutans, and end the trade in orangutans.
      8/19/17 12:51 PM
    7. 52% / 12% Today is World Orangutan Day. See our coverage of orangutans at https://news.mongabay.com/list/orangutans/ [Edit] Filmed at the Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programme’s rehabilitation center in North Sumatra: http://sumatranorangutan.org/. SCOP is working to protect and restore orangutan habitat, rescue and rehabilitate displaced and orphaned orangutans, and end the trade in orangutans.
      8/19/17 12:51 PM
    8. 24% / 12% These coconut-eating macaques love to floss their teeth: https://india.mongabay.com/2017/12/21/these-coconut-eating-macaques-love-to-floss-their-teeth/ Mongabay-India
      12/21/17 10:20 AM
    9. 37% / 12% A new species of great ape was announced this week, meet the Batang Toru orangutan! https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/the-eighth-great-ape-new-orangutan-species-discovered-in-sumatra/
      11/5/17 8:11 AM
    10. 33% / 11% Zanzibar is home to many more individuals of an endemic monkey species than biologists previously believed: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/zanzibars-red-colobus-monkeys-much-more-numerous-than-thought/
      12/24/17 6:15 AM
    11. 45% / 11% In 1986, scientists estimated there could be as many as 800 Sumatran rhinos left. That fell to 400 in 1996, then 275 in 2008. Today the official estimate is 100 rhinos, but almost all experts believe that figure is overly optimistic. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/worst-case-scenario-there-could-be-only-30-wild-sumatran-rhinos-left/ This is the first article in our four-part series “Is Anyone Going to Save the Sumatran Rhino?” A new installment will be published daily.
      11/7/17 12:20 PM
    12. 33% / 11% NYC’s coolest turtles! Check out the video and article by Samantha Lee aka @squeegies here ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/02/saving-jamaica-bays-diamondback-terrapins/
      2/18/17 9:00 AM
    13. 31% / 10% World’s s breeding population of Indochinese tigers discovered in Thailand’s forests: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/03/worlds-s-breeding-population-of-indochinese-tigers-discovered-in-thailands-forests/
      3/29/17 2:42 PM
    14. 23% / 10% A new study finds promising conservation value in forest corridors along rivers in Sumatra’s plantation-dominated landscape. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/scientists-impressed-and-delighted-by-animals-found-in-remnant-forests/
      2/2/17 10:16 AM
    15. 26% / 10% Cows are competing with China’s iconic bear for bamboo ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/pandas-losing-ground-to-hungry-livestock-in-chinese-nature-reserve/
      10/27/17 2:22 PM
    16. 35% / 9% Lemurs, one of the most threatened primates in the world, are being illegally served in restaurants in northeastern Madagascar, learn more here ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/lemur-on-the-menu-most-endangered-primates-still-served-in-madagascar/
      11/20/17 12:39 PM
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      8/9/17 6:07 PM
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    19. 22% / 9% A new study of the Balbina mega-dam in Brazil, one of the oldest in the Amazon, found that plant communities on reservoir islands underwent a transformation as a result of becoming isolated. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/amazon-dam-impacts-underestimated-due-to-overlooked-vine-growth-study/
      12/27/17 10:20 AM
    20. 42% / 9% Deep in the rainforests of northern Malaysia, anti-logging campaigns are trying to stop logging companies from entering forests they say belong to Orang Asli communities. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/05/indigenous-groups-activists-risk-arrest-to-blockade-logging-in-malaysia/
      12/13/17 4:50 PM
    21. 29% / 9% Record Amazon fires are stunning scientists; showing sign of sick, degraded forests. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/record-amazon-fires-stun-scientists-sign-of-sick-degraded-forests/
      10/16/17 4:40 PM
    22. 31% / 8% Interesting: this rare footage of a Sunda Clouded leopard and her cubs isn’t what you would expect, and emphasizes the need to conserve logged forests ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/watch-rare-sighting-of-mother-sunda-clouded-leopard-and-cubs-caught-on-film/
      11/29/17 12:36 PM
    23. 31% / 8% Good news: the Managalas Conservation Area is Papua New Guinea’s largest yet, encompassing 3,600 km2 of rainforest: local communities with the support of governments & NGOs have been working towards this for 32 years! Full story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/papua-new-guinea-gets-its-largest-ever-conservation-area/
      12/8/17 12:17 PM
    24. 23% / 8% Madagascar is applying to sell millions of dollars’ worth of illegally logged timber, prompting fears of a bonanza for traffickers. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/madagascar-petitions-cites-to-sell-millions-in-stolen-rosewood/
      11/14/17 2:40 PM
    25. 34% / 8% This year’s Atlantic hurricane season ended on 30 November, seeing six Category 3 to 5 storms wreaking massive destruction across the Caribbean, in the U.S. and Mexico. While damage to the built environment is fairly easy to assess, harm to conserved areas and species is more difficult to determine. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/as-2017-hurricane-season-ends-scientists-assess-tropical-forest-harm/
      12/16/17 8:15 AM

     

    % Paid watches at 95% / % Organic watches at 95%

    1. 32% / 25% By analyzing millions of cheetah observations, a team of researchers have concluded that only about 3,577 adult cheetahs remain in southern Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/scientists-call-for-cheetahs-to-be-listed-as-endangered/
      12/15/17 2:40 PM
    2. 24% / 19% Mongabay founder Rhett Butler captured this footage of a critically endangered crested black macaque in Tangkoko reserve in North Sulawesi. Read more and see another great video here: https://news.mongabay.com/2016/05/critically-endangered-monkey-chatters-for-camers/
      5/30/17 11:52 PM
    3. 19% / 14% TWO YEARS WORTH of global carbon emissions were recently discovered by scientists in the form of peat – and now a new research expedition has revealed there may be more. Find out more about the discovery of the world’s biggest tropical peatland in the Congo Basin rainforest of Central Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/much-deeper-than-we-expected-huge-peatland-offers-up-more-surprises/
      11/9/17 11:20 AM
    4. 17% / 14% Zanzibar is home to many more individuals of an endemic monkey species than biologists previously believed: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/zanzibars-red-colobus-monkeys-much-more-numerous-than-thought/
      12/24/17 6:15 AM
    5. 15% / 15% These coconut-eating macaques love to floss their teeth: https://india.mongabay.com/2017/12/21/these-coconut-eating-macaques-love-to-floss-their-teeth/ Mongabay-India
      12/21/17 10:20 AM
    6. 15% / 15% World’s s breeding population of Indochinese tigers discovered in Thailand’s forests: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/03/worlds-s-breeding-population-of-indochinese-tigers-discovered-in-thailands-forests/
      3/29/17 2:42 PM
    7. 14% / 15% Our latest investigation reveals that charcoal from Myanmar’s forests is used to manufacture a wide range of Chinese products, from solar panels to silicon chips for phones, all via illegal cross border trade ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/burning-down-the-house-myanmars-destructive-charcoal-trade/
      10/30/17 3:54 PM
    8. 14% / 10% Malagasy authorities have held Raleva, a 61-year-old farmer, in custody since September 27 after he asked to see a mining company’s permits to operate near his village. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/another-madagascar-environmental-activist-imprisoned/
      10/26/17 4:55 PM
    9. 14% / 13% A new species of great ape was announced this week, meet the Batang Toru orangutan! https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/the-eighth-great-ape-new-orangutan-species-discovered-in-sumatra/
      11/5/17 8:11 AM
    10. 14% / 11% NYC’s coolest turtles! Check out the video and article by Samantha Lee aka @squeegies here ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/02/saving-jamaica-bays-diamondback-terrapins/
      2/18/17 9:00 AM
    11. 13% / 8% Cows are competing with China’s iconic bear for bamboo ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/pandas-losing-ground-to-hungry-livestock-in-chinese-nature-reserve/
      10/27/17 2:22 PM
    12. 12% / 10% Lemurs, one of the most threatened primates in the world, are being illegally served in restaurants in northeastern Madagascar, learn more here ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/lemur-on-the-menu-most-endangered-primates-still-served-in-madagascar/
      11/20/17 12:39 PM
    13. 12% / 12% Interesting: this rare footage of a Sunda Clouded leopard and her cubs isn’t what you would expect, and emphasizes the need to conserve logged forests ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/watch-rare-sighting-of-mother-sunda-clouded-leopard-and-cubs-caught-on-film/
      11/29/17 12:36 PM
    14. 11% / 13% A new study finds promising conservation value in forest corridors along rivers in Sumatra’s plantation-dominated landscape. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/scientists-impressed-and-delighted-by-animals-found-in-remnant-forests/
      2/2/17 10:16 AM
    15. 11% / 9% Lola Ya Bonobo sanctuary, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, strives to care for bonobos and human communities too. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/05/conservation-lessons-from-the-bonobos/
      5/3/17 5:15 AM
    16. 10% / 10% A new study of the Balbina mega-dam in Brazil, one of the oldest in the Amazon, found that plant communities on reservoir islands underwent a transformation as a result of becoming isolated. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/amazon-dam-impacts-underestimated-due-to-overlooked-vine-growth-study/
      12/27/17 10:20 AM
    17. 10% / 13% Deep in the rainforests of northern Malaysia, anti-logging campaigns are trying to stop logging companies from entering forests they say belong to Orang Asli communities. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/05/indigenous-groups-activists-risk-arrest-to-blockade-logging-in-malaysia/
      12/13/17 4:50 PM
    18. 10% / 9% Record Amazon fires are stunning scientists; showing sign of sick, degraded forests. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/record-amazon-fires-stun-scientists-sign-of-sick-degraded-forests/
      10/16/17 4:40 PM
    19. 10% / 11% Good news: the Managalas Conservation Area is Papua New Guinea’s largest yet, encompassing 3,600 km2 of rainforest: local communities with the support of governments & NGOs have been working towards this for 32 years! Full story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/papua-new-guinea-gets-its-largest-ever-conservation-area/
      12/8/17 12:17 PM
    20. 9% / 9% This year’s Atlantic hurricane season ended on 30 November, seeing six Category 3 to 5 storms wreaking massive destruction across the Caribbean, in the U.S. and Mexico. While damage to the built environment is fairly easy to assess, harm to conserved areas and species is more difficult to determine. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/as-2017-hurricane-season-ends-scientists-assess-tropical-forest-harm/
      12/16/17 8:15 AM
    21. 8% / 12% Amazing: orangutans have been discovered using a special plant to make an external pain reliever, just as native peoples do. Get the whole story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/orangutans-process-plants-into-medicine-study-finds/
      12/6/17 4:15 PM
    22. 7% / 12% Steer our environmental journalism to cover your favorite topics! To learn more visit: https://impactfund.mongabay.org
      10/11/17 4:50 PM
    23. 7% / 8%
      3/2/17 12:13 PM
    24. 7% / 7% Numerous protected areas like Bongolava created by NGOs in Madagascar in the early 2000s were abandoned by their sponsors after 2009’s political crisis; now a dedicated group of locals has returned to Bongolava to resucitate the beleaguered protected area ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/abandoned-by-their-sponsors-madagascars-orphaned-parks-struggle-on/
      12/9/17 8:30 AM
    25. 7% / 8% In the forests of northern Madagascar, scientists have discovered a new species of dwarf lemur: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/02/new-species-of-dwarf-lemur-discovered-in-madagascar/
      2/15/17 5:40 PM

     

    % Paid watches at 95% / % Organic watches at 95%

    1. 32% / 25% By analyzing millions of cheetah observations, a team of researchers have concluded that only about 3,577 adult cheetahs remain in southern Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/scientists-call-for-cheetahs-to-be-listed-as-endangered/
      12/15/17 2:40 PM
    2. / 21% Today is World Orangutan Day. See our coverage of orangutans at https://news.mongabay.com/list/orangutans/ [Edit] Filmed at the Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programme’s rehabilitation center in North Sumatra: http://sumatranorangutan.org/. SCOP is working to protect and restore orangutan habitat, rescue and rehabilitate displaced and orphaned orangutans, and end the trade in orangutans.
      8/19/17 12:51 PM
    3. / 21% Today is World Orangutan Day. See our coverage of orangutans at https://news.mongabay.com/list/orangutans/ [Edit] Filmed at the Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programme’s rehabilitation center in North Sumatra: http://sumatranorangutan.org/. SCOP is working to protect and restore orangutan habitat, rescue and rehabilitate displaced and orphaned orangutans, and end the trade in orangutans.
      8/19/17 12:51 PM
    4. 24% / 19% Mongabay founder Rhett Butler captured this footage of a critically endangered crested black macaque in Tangkoko reserve in North Sulawesi. Read more and see another great video here: https://news.mongabay.com/2016/05/critically-endangered-monkey-chatters-for-camers/
      5/30/17 11:52 PM
    5. 15% / 15% These coconut-eating macaques love to floss their teeth: https://india.mongabay.com/2017/12/21/these-coconut-eating-macaques-love-to-floss-their-teeth/ Mongabay-India
      12/21/17 10:20 AM
    6. 15% / 15% World’s s breeding population of Indochinese tigers discovered in Thailand’s forests: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/03/worlds-s-breeding-population-of-indochinese-tigers-discovered-in-thailands-forests/
      3/29/17 2:42 PM
    7. 14% / 15% Our latest investigation reveals that charcoal from Myanmar’s forests is used to manufacture a wide range of Chinese products, from solar panels to silicon chips for phones, all via illegal cross border trade ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/burning-down-the-house-myanmars-destructive-charcoal-trade/
      10/30/17 3:54 PM
    8. 19% / 14% TWO YEARS WORTH of global carbon emissions were recently discovered by scientists in the form of peat – and now a new research expedition has revealed there may be more. Find out more about the discovery of the world’s biggest tropical peatland in the Congo Basin rainforest of Central Africa. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/much-deeper-than-we-expected-huge-peatland-offers-up-more-surprises/
      11/9/17 11:20 AM
    9. 17% / 14% Zanzibar is home to many more individuals of an endemic monkey species than biologists previously believed: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/zanzibars-red-colobus-monkeys-much-more-numerous-than-thought/
      12/24/17 6:15 AM
    10. / 14% In 1986, scientists estimated there could be as many as 800 Sumatran rhinos left. That fell to 400 in 1996, then 275 in 2008. Today the official estimate is 100 rhinos, but almost all experts believe that figure is overly optimistic. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/worst-case-scenario-there-could-be-only-30-wild-sumatran-rhinos-left/ This is the first article in our four-part series “Is Anyone Going to Save the Sumatran Rhino?” A new installment will be published daily.
      11/7/17 12:20 PM
    11. 14% / 13% A new species of great ape was announced this week, meet the Batang Toru orangutan! https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/the-eighth-great-ape-new-orangutan-species-discovered-in-sumatra/
      11/5/17 8:11 AM
    12. 11% / 13% A new study finds promising conservation value in forest corridors along rivers in Sumatra’s plantation-dominated landscape. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/scientists-impressed-and-delighted-by-animals-found-in-remnant-forests/
      2/2/17 10:16 AM
    13. 10% / 13% Deep in the rainforests of northern Malaysia, anti-logging campaigns are trying to stop logging companies from entering forests they say belong to Orang Asli communities. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/05/indigenous-groups-activists-risk-arrest-to-blockade-logging-in-malaysia/
      12/13/17 4:50 PM
    14. 12% / 12% Interesting: this rare footage of a Sunda Clouded leopard and her cubs isn’t what you would expect, and emphasizes the need to conserve logged forests ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/watch-rare-sighting-of-mother-sunda-clouded-leopard-and-cubs-caught-on-film/
      11/29/17 12:36 PM
    15. 8% / 12% Amazing: orangutans have been discovered using a special plant to make an external pain reliever, just as native peoples do. Get the whole story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/orangutans-process-plants-into-medicine-study-finds/
      12/6/17 4:15 PM
    16. 7% / 12% Steer our environmental journalism to cover your favorite topics! To learn more visit: https://impactfund.mongabay.org
      10/11/17 4:50 PM
    17. 6% / 12% Discover the political interests behind the destruction of orangutan habitat in 90 ss. Then visit https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/the-palm-oil-fiefdom/ to find out more.
      10/31/17 12:40 PM
    18. 14% / 11% NYC’s coolest turtles! Check out the video and article by Samantha Lee aka @squeegies here ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/02/saving-jamaica-bays-diamondback-terrapins/
      2/18/17 9:00 AM
    19. 10% / 11% Good news: the Managalas Conservation Area is Papua New Guinea’s largest yet, encompassing 3,600 km2 of rainforest: local communities with the support of governments & NGOs have been working towards this for 32 years! Full story here: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/papua-new-guinea-gets-its-largest-ever-conservation-area/
      12/8/17 12:17 PM
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      8/9/17 6:07 PM
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      8/9/17 6:07 PM
    22. 14% / 10% Malagasy authorities have held Raleva, a 61-year-old farmer, in custody since September 27 after he asked to see a mining company’s permits to operate near his village. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/10/another-madagascar-environmental-activist-imprisoned/
      10/26/17 4:55 PM
    23. 12% / 10% Lemurs, one of the most threatened primates in the world, are being illegally served in restaurants in northeastern Madagascar, learn more here ~ https://news.mongabay.com/2017/11/lemur-on-the-menu-most-endangered-primates-still-served-in-madagascar/
      11/20/17 12:39 PM
    24. 10% / 10% A new study of the Balbina mega-dam in Brazil, one of the oldest in the Amazon, found that plant communities on reservoir islands underwent a transformation as a result of becoming isolated. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/12/amazon-dam-impacts-underestimated-due-to-overlooked-vine-growth-study/
      12/27/17 10:20 AM
    25. 11% / 9% Lola Ya Bonobo sanctuary, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, strives to care for bonobos and human communities too. https://news.mongabay.com/2017/05/conservation-lessons-from-the-bonobos/
      5/3/17 5:15 AM



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