As bushfires continue to burn in Australia, thousands of dollars in donations are still pouring in, but people and animals are still suffering, losing their lives and the places they’ve called home for years.
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil’s government on Thursday proposed that global asset-managers adopt protected areas in the Amazon rainforest in order to curb illegal deforestation ahead of the season farmers traditionally use fire to clear land and brush.
A decade-long global effort to save Earth’s disappearing species and declining ecosystems has mostly stumbled, with fragile habitats like coral reefs and tropical forests in more trouble than ever, researchers said in a report Tuesday.
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — An organization that promotes efforts to adapt the environment to cope with the effects of climate change is calling on governments and financers around the globe to include funding for adaptation projects in their COVID-19 recovery spending.
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Rainstorms grew more erratic and droughts much longer across most of the U.S. West over the past half-century as climate change warmed the planet, according to a sweeping government study released Tuesday that concludes the situation is worsening.
Read our interview with Common Good City Farm’s Executive Director Samantha Wetzel on the organization’s mission in providing nourishing vegetables and fruits for all citizens in the Washington, DC area.
VP of Programs & Int’l Operations Ian Robinson discusses saving individual animals, animal populations, and habitats through rescue missions, campaigns to prevent animal cruelty, and advocating for the protection of wildlife and habitats all over the world.
Coming off of some exceptional accomplishments, land trusts are challenged by the recession to continue their work of protecting and preserving lands. Darla summarizes the accomplishments of the CCLT family and suggests some strategies for strengthening land trust and conservation organizations.Event: California Council of Land Trusts 2009 Conference
In episode 4 of our INSIGHT collaboration with Alaska Public Media we we interviewed Robin Dublin, Executive Director of the Alaska Botanical Gardens, and Nina Kemppel, President & CEO of Alaska Community Foundation, both dedicated to serving Alaska’s unique environment and diverse communities. Dublin discusses the garden’s dedication to sustainable projects and shares interesting details on leading a garden to thrive in Alaska’s unique environment; Kemppel shares some of the major forces behind the success of the Alaska Community Foundation.
When the Oklahoma attorney general was appointed by President Donald Trump to lead the Environmental Protection Agency, his primary goal was to follow through with Trump’s campaign promises and reduce the size of the EPA as well as halt Barack Obama’s climate change policies.
“Imagine you ate lunch and then just felt weak and lethargic and hungry all day. That would be very confusing,” says marine biologist from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, as reported by National Geographic.