How much land must we conserve to save wild species?

A lioness looks for prey in the shadow of Kilimanjaro
  1. Analyses of how much of this land will be destroyed by people in the next few decades — unless we act NOW
  2. Analyses of the number of people who live in these places — who we need to work with and empower to save their land
Colored areas are our best estimate of the minimum land area we must conserve to save species
Predicted habitat conversion by 2030 according to business-as-usual development
Darker colors show places where lots of land must be conserved but lots of people currently live

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