Documenting Endangered Cypress in Laos

Come join me on an extraordinary conservation adventure this New Years. Thanks to National Geographic Conservation Trust, I am back in Laos documenting the critically endangered Chinese swamp cypress population that I stumbled upon while working on a wetland restoration project in central Laos in 2007. Until this discovery, only 250 individuals were known to … Read more

Roots to Reefs

I’m back in Cambodia this summer again revisiting the old growth mangrove forest in Cambodia to help continue the delineation and characterization of this newly protected area with our colleagues from the Prey Nup Mangrove Conservation Project.  Last summer’s investigation introduced my team to enterprising conservationists who have been purchasing and protecting pristine mangrove forests. … Read more