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Cleaning algae from coral in Hawaii Cleaning algae from coral in Hawaii © Ian Shive

Who We Are

How We Work

Our Approach to Protecting Nature

The challenges facing our world are urgent. The pace of conservation must grow faster, and we can’t do it alone. The Nature Conservancy collaborates to find and share good ideas to improve people’s lives and protect the world’s great places. We incorporate those same ideas into business practices and governing policies while inspiring others to act, amplifying our influence and the speed of positive change.

Our Priorities

Our partnerships and programs are all designed to address our planet’s biggest challenges. The Nature Conservancy focuses on the priorities that science shows us are most urgent—and where our innovation and expertise can have the greatest impact.