For all of kelp’s potential benefits to people and the planet, its success will depend on cultural shifts
Ten years after Superstorm Sandy struck the east coast, naturalists worry a government-funded storm mitigation plan will wipe out a historic ecosystem
Growing public awareness and engagement have played a part in the birds’ recovery, experts say
New York City’s East River was once a bustling wildlife habitat. Could yesterday’s ecosystem return to today's metropolis?
The popular weed killer could impair honeybees’ immune systems, leaving them vulnerable to infections
Biodiversity loss represents a growing environmental threat, conservationists say
You’ve heard of the fly on the wall, but what about the crow in the city?
To manage wildfires, the United States needs a lot more prescribed burns. Tribes and community organizations are ready to step in
The global boom in sand mining threatens millions, a new study of the Mekong River suggests
Microbeads were shunned for their role in water pollution. Is everyone’s favorite sparkly stuff next?
With habitat loss already threatening koalas, the disease could increase death and infertility rates
The high-tech, digital birders can be used to study avian migrations
An amendment that gives a free pass to genetically modified crops causes legal turmoil
Meet educators who are teaching the younger generation about restoring oysters to New York Harbor
A researcher who watercolored a salamander on her thesis now runs an art gallery
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