The plan to shrink Bear Ears National Monument in Utah is only one crisis the National Park Service is facing under the Trump administration.
Attempts to limit climate change by using the novel technologies known as geo-engineering are very unlikely to work, leading biologists say.
Bernie Sanders' Our Revolution movement is prolonging the Vermont senator's legacy; we should be more concerned with the decline in wild animal populations, not solely with extinction; meanwhile, a journalist delves into the reasons behind the explosion of the bottled water business. These discoveries and more after the jump.
After fierce debate, disagreements and walkouts, the motion was adopted on the final day of the International Union for Conservation of Nature World Conservation Congress.
Fifteen-year-old Xiuhtezcatl Tonatiuh is among a group of youths who are suing the U.S. government for failing to put the brakes on global warming.
The veteran BBC naturalist has aged into the role of noble elder of the conservation movement. How does he cope with the fact that ecology is in retreat all around us, asks George Monbiot, Guardian journalist and fellow Brit.
Of 88,000 actions and developments considered potentially threatening to the nation’s endangered species over the past seven years, a study finds that not one has been halted by the U.S. government.
A private energy corporation based in Argentina is eyeing Manú National Park in Peru’s Amazon, where the biodiversity “exceeds that of any other place on earth.”
Gov. Jerry Brown has announced a historic executive order to reduce the state’s water usage by 25 percent -- but one expert has doubts about its potential for real impact without stricter measures for agriculture.
California's terrifying drought is putting one-third of the US produce market at risk, but fixing the problem will require a shift from industrial farms to local ones California's terrifying drought is putting a third of the U produce market at risk, but fixing the problem will require a shift from industrial to local farms .