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The Iberian wolf, a subspecies to protect

The Iberian wolf (Canis lupus signatus), also known as the Spanish wolf, is a subspecies of the gray wolf. Once very present on the Iberian Peninsula (its only location), it is now threatened with extinction.

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Abuse of voluntourism: beware of amalgamations

What is voluntourism? Why is reform needed? Explanations.

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10 points to better understand eco-volunteering

What is eco-volunteering exactly? Keys to see more clearly.

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Ecovolunteering: should you register by yourself or go through a specialized platform?

Do eco-volunteering, yes, but how do you find a mission? And how can you be sure to choose a project that really matches your values?

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The Mediterranean Sea

The Mediterranean Sea represents an important part of the world's marine biodiversity (7,5% of fauna and 18% of flora) with only 0,8% of the ocean surface.

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How to give effectively for wild animals?

Do you want to participate in the preservation of the wildlife essential to our ecosystem? Eco-volunteering allows you to really take action.

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Participatory Science

What is participatory science? What are they for ? Learn more about the implications of Cybelle Planète in participatory sciences.

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What is an endangered species?

How do you define a species as threatened? What are the IUCN Red List of Species categories and criteria? What are the other lists? 

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Eco-volunteering vs other words?

eco-volunteering, nature volunteering, nature workcamp, participatory science, international volunteering, what are the differences?

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Volunteering for the Amazonian Forest

Why and how to protect the Amazon rainforest? Focus on eco-volunteering missions in Peru dedicated to the preservation of the Amazon rainforest.

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= Tourism eco-volunteering?

What is the definition of eco-volunteering and that of tourism? What does the use of the term tourism imply? Better understand the nuances that differentiate these two terms.

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Photo-identification of cetaceans

What is the photo-identification of cetaceans used for? How to use the clichés? Which species are studied and what are the results? Big plan.

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Green and responsible transportation solutions

What is the ecological footprint? Why should we prefer eco-responsible transport? What are the most ecological means of transport? 

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What is a wetland?

Why do we need to protect wetlands? What are they for? Zoom on an eco-volunteering mission dedicated to the protection of these CO2 sinks and the planting of mangroves in Benin.

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carbon and air transport compensation

What is the impact of air travel on climate change? How does carbon offsetting work and what to think about it?

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Animal tourism in Thailand, a plague for elephants

Light on the illegal elephant trade, the decline of populations and the truth about their living conditions in captivity. 

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Tourism and Biodiversity

What is the impact of tourism on biodiversity? What are the different forms of tourism that are the most respectful of the environment?

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Swimming with dolphins, what impact?

Swimming with dolphins, respecting nature? What are the health and relationship risks and the risks for the survival of populations? 

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Biodiversity: definition and challenges

What exactly is biodiversity? What are the issues? How to preserve it? Measure it? 

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10 tips for a responsible travel mode

How to travel sustainable? Discover our tips!