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February 19, 2024

What New Zealand’s bird of the century contest can teach us about conservation

September 18, 2023

Wildlife celebrities are becoming more common. Whether this harms or helps conservation depends on how we engage with these critters’ stories online

July 24, 2023

Efforts to restore candy darter populations are underway, but their genes live on in other fish and raise thorny questions for conservation biologists

May 30, 2023

Students from three schools participated in a program to create ‘living shorelines’ along the coast to protect communities from storm surge and flooding

May 5, 2023

Ten years after Superstorm Sandy struck the east coast, naturalists worry a government-funded storm mitigation plan will wipe out a historic ecosystem

September 1, 2022

The fragile estuary is also a vital food source for New Yorkers, including Asian Americans, suffering during the pandemic

July 7, 2022

New York City is at the center of a political fight over dimming nighttime lights that attract and kill migrating birds

February 25, 2022

A federal mandate to phase out open-net fish farms and the announced closure of a hatchery signal the practice is on its way out

August 13, 2021

Thousands of U.S. dams could be removed to restore important fish habitat without impacting hydropower generation, experts say

July 2, 2021

A Florida captain’s creative solution to the global problem of marine debris: Let’s rodeo 

June 16, 2021

Growing public awareness and engagement have played a part in the birds’ recovery, experts say

May 28, 2021

Past tree-planting pushes have had unintended ecological consequences

April 23, 2021

Brood X periodical cicadas come out every 17 years and are set to emerge this spring. One day, they might not

March 17, 2021

A squid robot is among the latest to take to the seas

March 3, 2021

About 10 vaquitas are left on the planet, but a new study confirms fishing nets pose a much bigger extinction threat than inbreeding

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