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How to get into conservation in 7 easy steps

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I find best way to make them ordinary is to surround yourself with extraordinary people.

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What Will Conservation Look Like In 50 Years?

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It’s an exciting time to be alive. It’s an exciting time to be a conservationists.

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How a Conservation Volunteer Experience Can Advance Your Career

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Landing your first job is typically the biggest hurdle in anyone’s professional journey. A resume filled with extracurricular activities and summer jobs is pretty much guaranteed to get lost in the shuffle. On top of that there are certain fields that are notoriously known for being difficult to get a foot in the door. Conservation being one of them.

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8 Reasons that Zoos are Critically Important for Conservation

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A couple of weeks ago, there was an accident at Cincinnati zoo. A child fell into an enclosure with a gorilla named Harambe, and to protect the child the gorilla was shot.

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What if people steal your ideas! (A conservationists guide to staking your claim)

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Imagine a hypothetical worst case scenario: Someone out there with more money and better resources manages to make a bigger and more impressive version..

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“I will continue to plant until my last breath”

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It’s a lesson in simplicity, persistence and dreams (it ought to be compulsory reading for conservationists!).

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The 10 Best Questions I’ve Been Asked By Schoolkids

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If you could bring one species back from extinction what would it be?

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Can We Bring Species Back From Extinction? (…and should we?)

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If you could bring one species back from extinction, what would be it?

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5 Things that Ordinary People Could Learn from David Attenborough

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Sometimes the most important things to say can be made so obvious, that they don’t need to be said

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Using Google Hangout to get Conservation in the Classroom

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I spent the last hour chatting to students from classrooms across North America, and I’m still buzzing! I was invited by Joe Grabowski who runs Exploring By The Seat Of Your Pants.

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18 Reasons to Attend the next Student Conference on Conservation Science

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“There is a darkness threatening the biodiversity of the planet. There is one generation that can act.” – Mike Clarke, RSPB

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The 12 Types Of Conservation Career (and how to choose which one is for you?)

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I want to work in conservation, but I’m not sure where to start.

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What’s the Biggest Challenge in Conservation Today?

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I’m an optimist, so I try to make sure when I give talks on conservation, that there is a healthy mix of depressing reality and hope for the future. Unsurprisingly audiences don’t really enjoy leaving thoroughly depressed.

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