Conservation International


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Conservation International (CI)

Address:2011 Crystal Drive, Suite 500
Arlington, VA 22202

Phone:703-341-2400
Phone: 800-406-2306;
Web: www.conservation.org
Established: 1987. Description:Dedicated to saving endangered rain forests and other ecosystems worldwide and the animals and plants that rely on these habitats. Provides financial and technical support to local communities, private organizations, and government agencies in developing countries to help build sustainable economies while protecting rain forest ecosystems. Members: 10,000. Dues: $35/year.
Publications: CI Frontlines (quarterly); free to members.

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It is also launching a new robot, Daisy, that will more efficiently disassemble valuable materials in iPhones so that they can be used again.GiveBack and Daisy support Apple's commitment to using recycled materials in its products and Conservation International's efforts to create a healthy future for the planet.
"SC Johnson's bold commitment to help protect the Amazon rainforest, particularly the recent action to save 10,000 acres of Amazonia in partnership with Conservation International earlier this year, demonstrates exemplary leadership and a deep connection to ensuring the health and prosperity of Amazonia, its indigenous communities and the rest of the world," said M.
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government passed the Tropical Forest Conservation Act to codify debt-for-nature swaps, including formally welcoming non-profit groups like Conservation International, the Nature Conservancy, WWF and others to help arrange the deals and oversee implementation of local initiatives.
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Oddly, the beaked toad seems to skip the tadpole stage: Its young hatch directly into toadlets, report scientists from Conservation International, the IUCN Amphibian Specialist Group, Global Wildlife Conservation, and Fundaci6n ProAves.

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