On the ground

Pristine mangrove forest in the Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve, Mexico.

"Go Mangroves" in Sian Ka'an

Just a couple of hours outside the tourist Mecca that is Cancun, Mexico, where delegates at the UN’s climate summit are meeting, the Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve offers up 120 km of pristine Caribbean coastline. …  

05 Dec 2010 | News story

Seaweed culture initiative

Strength in diversity

In Kudawa, a fishing village near the Kalpitiya peninsula in northwestern Sri Lanka, local people rely heavily on the Bar Reef Marine Sanctuary, an area of rich biodiversity that suffers from over-fishing and illegal exploitation. They are starting to look at how to diversify their livelihoods in the face of climate change that is creating an uncertain future for all. …  

01 Nov 2010 | News story