Monitor lizards in Southeast Asian countries such as Indonesia face many conservation threats including over-exploitation from the exotic pet trade. The pet trade impacts more monitor species than the skin trade, although the latter is still one of the ..
The world's biggest oil companies are attempting to transport massive industrial equipment through the Clearwater and Lochsa Wild and Scenic River corridors, threatening the local environment and the natural characteristics of these rivers.WE MUST STOP...
A recent U.N. report warned that global warming will cause mass wildlife extinctions and inflict terrible suffering on the world's poorest populations. Please take action to urge Secretary Kerry to support the "zero by 2050" plan.
The concerns of the Kwikwasutinuxw Haxwa'mis First Nation remain unresolved. And despite clear evidence of harm by fish farms to wild salmon, the Harper government is reviewing applications to expand the industry on the British Columbia coast.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Friday issued its first-ever regulations on coal ash, a toxic byproduct of burning coal for power. But to environmentalists' chagrin, the agency declined to designate the substance as a hazardous waste.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has declared a ban on fracking, citing health risks. "I cannot support high volume hydraulic fracturing in the great state of New York," announced Howard Zucker, New York's acting health commissioner, on Wednesday, The New York
Like many species of the dwindling Atlantic Forest region, this bird's population is likely in decline because of ongoing habitat destruction. Pin-tailed Manakins can be found in the Mata do Passarinho reserve...