Mongabay in the news December 2016 features were republished in, or cited heavily by, the following media outlets in December 2016:

AFK Insider, Africa Geographic, Alternet, Asian Correspondent,, Catch News, Coconuts Jakarta, Common Dreams, Down to Earth , EJU TV, Earth First Journal, Eco-Business, Ecowatch, El Espectador,, Financial Tribune, Focusing on Wildlife, Front Page Africa, La Historia, Hydro World, The Intercept-Brasil, International Business Times, Nature World News, Pacific Standard, REDD Monitor, Science News Daily, Science World Report, Scroll, La Semana, Truth-out, and Utne Reader.