• Leonardo speaks at Postcode Lottery Gala in Amsterdam and celebrates new partnership with LDF

    Leonardo DiCaprio spoke as special guest at the Postcode Lottery charity gala in Amsterdam on behalf of LDF. After addressing the audience, he was surprised to be presented with a check for €900,000 for his Foundation to support their efforts to address climate change and protect biodiversity.

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  • No more blackouts anywhere in the world with 100% wind, water, and sunlight

    The biggest question facing the transition by countries, states, and cities to 100% clean, renewable energy is whether variable energy sources, such as wind and solar, can be combined with storage and transmission to meet variable demand, or whether blackouts will occur.

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  • Finding a refuge for corals amid decimated reefs in the Galápagos

    Our new global reef survey "Reefscape" begins in the Galápagos Islands.

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  • LDF partners with LACMA to convert Chris Burden’s Urban Light to LED lighting

    In honor of the 10th anniversary of Chris Burden’s Urban Light at the Los Angeles County Museums of Art (LACMA), LDF is proud to announce our support of the exhibit’s replacement of all 309 incandescent light bulbs with LED bulbs. This retrofit will result in approximately 90% in power savings for LACMA while also reducing emissions of greenhouse gases and other harmful pollutants.

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  • Mapping the lands of Indigenous Peoples

    Indigenous Peoples and local communities are the world’s secret weapon to preserve forests and mitigate climate change, and LandMark— the first global platform to provide maps of collectively held indigenous and community lands — helps measure their impact.

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Through collaborative partnerships, we support innovative projects that protect vulnerable wildlife from extinction, while restoring balance to threatened ecosystems and communities. Our work is divided into six main program areas – Wildlands Conservation, Oceans Conservation, Climate Change, Indigenous Rights, Transforming California, and Innovative Solutions.

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