Rhett Butler in 2004 on the banks of the Manambolo River.

Mongabay founder interviewed about his history with Madagascar

Mongabay founder Rhett A. Butler was recently interviewed by Rainbow Tours for its blog. In the interview, conducted by Rainbow Tours’ Madagascar & Alternative Africa product manager and author/conservation writer Derek Schuurman, Rhett talked about his inspiration for starting Mongabay, including the role his visits to Madagascar played in the site’s origin as well as

Bioacoustics paper published in Science

In 2017, Mongabay’s Conservation Effectiveness series looked at what the scientific literature tells us is working and not working in the field of conservation. The series produced award-winning reporting which generated wide-ranging discussions across conservation. One of the key conclusions from the project was that conservation studies generally haven’t been designed to rigorously assess effectiveness

Mongabay in the news – September 2016

Mongabay mentions in September 2016. News, blogs, and more Agencia de Informaciones Mercosur, beforeitsnews.com, Belize News, bioIntel, biosphereonline.com, Business for Environment Global Summit, canindia.com, Coconuts.co, Daily Climate, Daily Maverick, Daily Pioneer, earthjournalism.net, Eco-Business, EFE Verde, Efecto Cocuyo, El Comercio, Farmlandgrab.org, Focusing on Wildlife, Global Warming News, Greenpeace, Huckberry, humanitariannews.org, humantrafficking.co.za, illegal-logging.info, India Environment Portal, intellasia.net,

Mongabay in the news – August 2016

Mongabay mentions in August 2016. News, blogs, and more afforum.org, africabiz.link, alafnet.com, alifeofcontradictions.com, Alternet, anticorruptiondigest.com, Asia Sentinel, banderasnews.com, beforeitsnews.com, biointel.org, BuzzFeed, CitizenPost, cleanmalaysia.com, climatedebatedaily.com, coalicionregional.net, Common Dreams (press release), Cryptozoology News, dailyclimate.org, Democratic Underground, Digital Journal, Eco-Business, El Comercio, El Espectador, El Espectador, Elite Daily, Environment Guru, evergreenedigest.org, Farm Land Grab, Focusing on Wildlife, Forest

Mongabay in the news – July 2016

Mongabay mentions in July 2016. News AOL, Bloomberg Government, Business Insider, Care2, Sea Change Radio, Clean Malaysia, Climate Change News, Colombia Reports, Common Dreams, Yale e360, Eco Business, Ecosystem Marketplace, Forest Business Network, Huffington Post, International Business Times, MNN, Tempo, Nature, National Geographic News, Scientific American, Soo Curious, Sustainable Brands, Sustainable Business, TakePart, The Guardian,

Mongabay in the news – June 2016

Mongabay mentions in June 2016. News eco-business.com, Forest Trends, Forest Business Network, Huffington Post, Vice, National Geographic, RPP Peru, The Guardian, TheWire.in, Tico Times, and Truth Out. Blogs Alternative New Project, anhbasam.wordpress.com, Shermans Travel, care2.com, Climate Crocks, Common Dreams, Daily Climate, Earth Network, Ecology Asia, Environmental Health News, environmentalresearchweb, Global Citizen, God Like Productions, Humanitarian

Mongabay in the news – May 2016

Mongabay mentions in May 2016. News AEC News Today, UTNE, apublica.org, Business-Human Rights, Yale e360, Eco-Business, Ecosystem Marketplace, ENN, Fly Rod Reel, Herp Nation, Huffington Post, International Business Times, Medium, Vice, National Fisherman, National Geographic (Netherlands), scientificamerican.com, The Guardian, Think Progress, and Tico Times. Blogs Actualidad Ambiental, agro.biodiver.se, ALERT Conservation, amoraview.com, Anticorruption Digest, CIFOR, Business

Mongabay in the news – December 2015

A number of organizations, blogs, and news outlets republished our content, cited our stories, and mentioned the site. Below is a partial list. News outlets Africa Geographic, Alternet, Daily Climate, dailykos.com, eco-business.com, eenews.net, ENN, Huffington Post, Inhabitat, Coconuts.co, The Jakarta Globe, Mother Nature News, NZZ.ch, Origo.hu, and Spektrum.de. Organizations Amazon Watch, American Prairie, Andes Amazon

Mongabay in the news – November 2015

A number of organizations, blogs, and news outlets republished our content, cited our stories, and mentioned the site. Below is a partial list. News outlets Nature, nostimonimar.gr, photoblog.hk, wideopenspaces.com, 444.hu, bayoubuzz.com, cambodiantimes.com, Canada Free Press, Climate News Network, Democratic Underground, New York Times, eco-business.com, ecoshock.info, Ecosystem Marketplace, ekolist.cz, ENN, environmentalhealthnews.org, Esquire, hortidaily.com, Coconuts.co, Jakarta Globe,

Mongabay in the news – October 2015

A number of organizations, blogs, and news outlets republished our content, cited our stories, and mentioned the site. Below is a partial list. News outlets Alternet, Arstechnica, Asia Sentinel, Business-Human Rights.org, Care2, Coconuts.co, Daily Climate, Desmog Blog, Deutsche Welle, Eco-Business, Eco-Business, El Comercio (Peru), ENN, Environmentalhealthnews.org, Epoch Times, Foreign Policy, Forest Trends, Free Malaysia Today,

Mongabay in the News: October 17 – 23

The following is a selection of media coverage featuring Mongabay. Did we miss an article? Please let us know! REPUBLISHED The Ecologist (10/23/2015) Indigenous activists celebrate bitter victory over rainforest dam moratorium Coconuts Jakarta (10/23/2015) Indonesia readies shelter ships as haze last resort after #EvakuasiKami hits Twitter Coconuts Jakarta (10/22/2015) German man arrested at Soekarno-Hatta