Past tree-planting pushes have had unintended ecological consequences
Financial, cultural and structural barriers stand in the way, but momentum is on the side of a changing agricultural landscape
Brood X periodical cicadas come out every 17 years and are set to emerge this spring. One day, they might not
Chloride pollution, caused largely by de-icing salts and water softeners, is increasing across the country. A small town in Minnesota is fed up.
New York City’s East River was once a bustling wildlife habitat. Could yesterday’s ecosystem return to today's metropolis?
Diesel fuel is costly and polluting, so communities are exploring other options
About 10 vaquitas are left on the planet, but a new study confirms fishing nets pose a much bigger extinction threat than inbreeding
Experts warn erosion is depleting the essential but scarce soil nutrient
The popular weed killer could impair honeybees’ immune systems, leaving them vulnerable to infections
Biodiversity loss represents a growing environmental threat, conservationists say
Global warming does not discriminate, but the system that prepares farmers for it does
Global warming tips the scales in favor of invaders in the region
To save the plants, one scientific field highlights the importance of protecting Indigenous knowledge
The pandemic has exposed and worsened deep-seated problems in a meat industry dominated by huge producers
Meteorologists are starting to talk about climate change
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