Blood & Leather Project launched on Kickstarter!


The Maasai cultural conservation project Blood & Leather launched today on Kickstarter.

Please take a few minutes to watch the short but exciting video, and then consider becoming a backer and share with your friends and family.


Kickstarter is "all or nothing" funding, so if we don't meet our $7,800 goal by August 4, we don't get funded!

*terra* Annual 2011 Issue is out

The 2011 Annual Issue of our publication, *terra,* is now available for download (free as a PDF or iPad version, with app from or for $15 in a beautiful print version. For details, please see our *terra* page. If you are an active volunteer or have donated $50 or more, you will receive your copy in the mail in late January 2012. 

New journal of exploration

We are pleased to announce the release of our first article installment in terra, ConserVentures' journal of exploration, science, and culture. Volume 1, Number 1 (Summer 2011) features Treasures of the Sierra Madre: Science & Culture in Sonora, the story of a scientific expedition deep into the heart of Mexico's most storied wilderness. terra articles are free in the latest digital formats (interactive PDF and iPad versions), and can be ordered for nominal fees from our print partner, HP At years-end,  members, donors, and volunteers will receive a special print compilation of all collected articles plus additional content. Read more here, including how to download the latest articles.

August 2011 newsletter is out

Our ConserVentures news is out, featuring stories about an expedition to northern Mexico's Sierra Madre; a new snakebite treatment; our latest grant and status of fundraising for our Resources for Rangers; and much more.

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