Term Archive: Climate Change

Global Divestment Day

February 13, 2015

It is hard to believe that a full year has passed since we divested our portfolio from 70% of fossil fuel producers. This month, we are celebrating this first anniversary, gauging our progress, and looking ahead at next steps in our efforts to respond to the global threat of climate change.

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Creative Minds at Work

October 8, 2014

This is a guest post by CBSG Member and Climate Reality Leader Madelon Willemsen. Look for more guest posts about this topic in the coming weeks.

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Introducing the Climate Reality Community Conservation Package

September 22, 2014

This is a guest post by CBSG Member and Climate Reality Leader Madelon Willemsen. Look for more guest posts about this topic in the coming weeks.

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#Wild350 Link-Up

June 16, 2014

 

Our recent day of action, Show the Wild Face of Climate Change, generated some excellent blog posts, news stories, and social media posts. This coverage is helping spread the word about how climate change is affecting species, and what zoos and aquariums are doing about it. 

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Show the Wild Face of Climate Change

May 23, 2014

May 22 was the International Day for Biological Diversity – a day to celebrate the complexity of life on our planet. While appreciating the way nature amazes and sustains us, we also are faced with the scary truth: biodiversity is increasingly threatened by climate change. Climate change will likely become a leading cause of species extinction in the coming century.

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Leading Conservation Group Divests 70% of Fossil Fuel Exposure

February 3, 2014

CBSG's Portfolio Shows How Conservation Organizations Worldwide Can Serve Their Conservation Mission and Financial Portfolio Goals

Apple Valley, MN –The Conservation Breeding Specialist Group (CBSG) today announced it has reached 70% divestment from the 200 fossil fuel companies with the most proven carbon reserves.

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Z&A for 350 in EAZA Publication

January 15, 2014

Zoos & Aquariums for 350 was featured in an article in the European Association of Zoos and Aquaria (EAZA) Zooquaria publication this winter (see page 22-23).

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Z & A for 350 Makes the Top Happy Environmental Stories of 2013

January 6, 2014

The environmental news site Mongabay recently posted their "Top 10 Happy Environmental Stories of 2013" and gave a shout out to Zoos and Aquariums for 350, CBSG's climate change intiative.

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