The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service recently announced that they will be expanding protections for the threatened Canadian lynx in all lower 48 states. Although this is good news, the new rule will also reduce the area considered to be protected habitat
Several years ago, the environmentalists of Tasmania protested the logging of their precious old-growth forests. The logging industry and the environmentalists were at odds for years, where activists and loggers alike were injured in the crossfire.
The Brazilian government has suspended the auction of the 6.1GW São Luiz do Tapajós hydroelectric plant earmarked for December.
The Mining and Energy Ministry cited a need for changes to a study into the impact on indigenous communities, according to