Oil and gas companies consider all of America's lands to be free game when it comes to drilling. Even some the nation's most iconic places are at risk, such as the Arches of Utah, George Washington National Forest, Red Desert in Wyoming.
Lake Elementaita was designated as an Important Bird Area(IBA) in 1999, a Ramsar site in 2005, a National wildlife sanctuary in 2010 and feted as a World Heritage Site in 2011 by UNESCO, together with Lake Nakuru and Lake Bogoria as part of the...
Earlier this year, people from across Lancashire worked tirelessly to pressure council leaders, pushing them to say a resounding NO to opening up the county to the shale gas industry. But now, in a move that would make a mockery out of local...
Do regulatory agencies suppress science? A top scientist for the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) âEUR" researching the impact of pesticides on bees âEUR" recently filed a whistleblower complaint alleging just that.
The coastline of Trinidad is under threat as seas rise, storms grow heavier, and as sand is washed away. As iconic coconut trees are lapped by an encroaching sea, some of the dangers of climate change are becoming clear.
Please take a moment to write a quick note to the Premier of BC and Prime Minister of Canada in support of the TsilhqotâEUR(TM)in Nation and their plans to designate 300,000 hectares of spectacular wilderness on BCâEUR(TM)s Chilcotin Plateau as the Dasiqox Tribal
Two months ago, baby Gito the orangutan was found abandoned in a filthy cardboard box in the sun, near death. This photograph shows him now, upright, using his feet and hands and clearly fascinated by the camera. Just a little bit of good news for once.
Of the 18 jacamar species, this is one of the most range-restricted and threatened. It is mainly at risk from loss of forest habitat resulting from human settlement, agriculture, mining, and road-building.
"We pause today to remember the victims of the nuclear-weapons testing program," deBrum says to a couple hundred people seated in a convention hall in Majuro, the capital of the Marshall Islands, a little-known nation that was entrusted to the United Stat
The ongoing effort to sound the alarm continues to gain momentum. The most prominent billboard in the city of Rohnert Park on the major US 101 freeway now features the most recent GeoengineeringWatch.org awareness message. As the climate system
In Bengal's mangrove forests, the effects of climate change are forcing men to leave their families in search of work. But now, seaweed farming is offering the women left behind financial stability and empowerment.