EXAMPLES OF HOW YOUR SUPPORT HAS HELPED EARTHWATCH MAKE THE WORLD A BETTER PLACE.
YOU SAVED TURTLES IN TRINIDAD
Leatherback sea turtles were protected from poaching only during the nesting season but are now protected year round thanks to a change in the law informed by Earthwatch data.
YOU PROTECTED THE PAST IN FIJI
Landowners in Fiji agreed to preserve an archaeological site thanks in part to findings by Earthwatch volunteers, including a pottery jewelry box from 1,000 B.C.
YOU HELPED ENDANGERED SPECIES IN MONGOLIA
Earthwatch data supported the expansion of the Ikh Nart Nature Reserve, where poaching and illegal mining have been reduced and populations of endangered species are growing.
YOU IMPROVED CLIMATE CHANGE IN INDIA
Data collected by scientists and Earthwatch volunteers was used to assess implications of climate impacts on forest product yield and flow as part of the National Communication on Climate Change.