Protected area conserve the last remnants of wild nature, accounting for 15% of the earth's land, and 3% of the oceans. Yet wildlife populations around the globe continue to plunge, pushing many iconic species like elephants, lions, tigers and grizzly bears to the brink of extinction. The entire web of life is at risk. Biologists have determined that at least half of all the ecosystems on earth must be safeguarded in large interconnected networks to ensure a healthy, functioning planet.
Nature Needs Half. Can it be done? Yes! The word is spreading – people from all over the world are signing on. There are places around the globe where conservation at this scale is already happening. And in 2020, the Convention on Biological Diversity will meet to revise conservation targets for the planet. This esteemed international body needs to hear from us – all of us – that nature needs half. Join us!
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