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Back in the field

Back in the field

Back in the field The Tropical Biology Association was delighted to return to the field - taking 24 students to Mpala Research Centre in Kenya for four weeks this summer.  For the last two years, we have been providing very successful online courses, but this was the...

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New Online Courses

New Online Courses

Need funding for your project? Want to get your paper published? The Tropical Biology Association online courses will provide you with the skills you need. Scientific Writing and Publishing will help you communicate the importance and impact of your work to the wider...

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Are bats to blame?

Are bats to blame?

While the source of the virus that has caused Covid 19 is still unknown, bats and other wildlife have been blamed. TBA alumni have been busy joining in the debate. Ricardo Rocha and Paul Webala recently published an enlightening letter in Animal Conservation outlining...

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Empowering young researchers to publish

Empowering young researchers to publish

A major challenge for early career researchers is letting the world know about their important conservation work.  Publishing is a sign of quality in research and can ultimately help inform management decisions to conserve species and their habitats. The TBA has just...

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Earth Optimism 2020

Earth Optimism 2020

Human activities over the past decades have more often than not, interfered with global ecosystems. This is evidenced by the rapid increase in environmental degradation manifested through, species extinction, climate change, and deforestation among others....

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Taking hotspot conservation a notch higher

Taking hotspot conservation a notch higher

At the heart of Madagascar’s capital city, 23 conservation managers convened for a 2-day CEPF experience sharing event in November 2019 to share their project impacts and lessons learned. The managers represented 21 Civil Society Organizations (CSO) from Madagascar,...

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