The Nature Conservancy
Photo Contest 2023
The submission period for the 2023 Global Photo Contest has concluded. All 2023 contest winners, including the grand prize winner, will be announced by 3 November.
Places We Protect
Hong Kong Oyster Restoration
TNC restores oyster reefs in Hong Kong to improve water quality, increase local fish production, and educate the public about the importance of these marine habitats.
Recycling oyster shells from restaurants to benefit nature
Get to understand TNC “Save Our Shells” Initiative
Every oyster reef we restore, every community we support and every species brought back from the brink, begins with you.
Every hectare we protect, every river kilometer restored, every species brought back from the brink, begins with you. Your support will help make a lasting difference for nature.
Restoration Guidelines for Shellfish Reefs
Often overlooked as a crucial marine habitat, oysters are also ecosystem engineers that play a tremendous role in coastal protection and support marine ecosystems wherever they thrive.
Competing Against Time to Protect Mongolia
Mongolia is rapidly working to protect 30% of their land by 2030, both for the people and the great variety of species that calls the country home.