More Than a Decade of Conservation Progress
Read three of the stories showcasing the creative, results-driven strategies we’re putting into action and the exciting successes we’re celebrating today:
- Saving the Yunnan Golden Monkey
- Transforming China's Natural Reserves
- Joining Forces to Combat Illegal Logging
Find out what else is new in the China program.
Pangolins are known as the guardians of the forest, because they protect forests from termite destruction, maintaining a balanced ecosystem.
Find out why the Conservancy helped launch this conservation strategy in China and is currently working to help establish a total of five land trust reserves.
We’re celebrating the Yunnan golden monkey and all of the many magnificent creatures The Nature Conservancy’s work is helping to protect.
Watch a video on how communities in southwestern China are safeguarding local forests and reaping the benefits.
In one of the world's last remaining giant panda habitats, we're trying something new.
Jack Ma takes on a new role after stepping down as Alibaba CEO.
A project that is regenerating depleted forests, fighting climate change and creating economic opportunities for families.
Shuang Zhang talks about environmentalism in China and the environmental impact he hopes to have in his own career.
The book is a reference guide for anyone with an interest in Chinese land issues and is available for download.
In China, the web is uniting a budding conservation movement that's helping to spark change.
The Conservancy’s science is influencing China’s first national conservation plan in more than a decade — find out how.
Learn more about the Conservancy's efforts to track and protect the elusive Yunnan golden monkey.
One of China's most influential business leaders talks about his passion for nature — and The Nature Conservancy.
See how the Conservancy's alternative energy and microfinance projects are empowering people in China's Yunnan Province.
Learn more about the Conservancy's massive Conservation Blueprint Project and how it is helping accelerate conservation in China.
Long Yongcheng has played an incredible role in the resurgence of one of China's most treasured primates — learn about his love for the "most beautiful monkey species in the world."
The Chinese government has asked the Conservancy to help transform Songshan into a world-class nature reserve.
Can you save orangutans with a bookshelf? Read about a new agreement between China and the United States that is giving people around the world more power to save forests and fight climate change.
The trip was part of an ongoing exchange between USGS and the Chinese government, initiated by the Conservancy’s Great Rivers Partnership, to help China further develop its aquatic monitoring systems.
The Nature Conservancy has helped China achieve a conservation landmark: the establishment of the country's first national park, which will also serve as a model for a new Chinese national park system.
Adult Chinese paddlefish have not been caught in the Yangtze since 2003, leading some to believe this ancient fish may be extinct. To help protect species like the paddlefish, the Conservancy is working with scientists in China to develop an updated guide to the fish in the Yangtze River.
One critically important 250-mile stretch of flowing water could be at risk if another dam is built. It is a rare fish reserve and a sanctuary for more than 140 species of fish, 70 of which occur nowhere else on Earth.
Climate change is causing glaciers — including one located on one of Tibetan Buddhism's eight sacred mountains — in China's northwest Yunnan Province to recede at a historic pace, according to findings by Nature Conservancy scientists.
Achieving ecological sustainability on the Yangtze is an overwhelming challenge — but one that the Conservancy is meeting head-on. While many factors threaten to degrade the diversity of the Yangtze, scientists have determined the greatest threat to be the construction and management of hydropower dams.