Brazilian biologists are trying to raise awareness about the consequences of the pollution caused by coronavirus-related medical waste after a penguin died from consuming a face mask which was discarded inappropriately on a beach.
About 40% of the Tiehm's buckwheat population destroyed, amid fierce dispute over proposed lithium and boron mine nearby.
A new study provides an in-depth look at the detrimental impacts of human activities on wildlife in the Neotropical region of the Americas.
Jeff Goodell writes about his home state of California, what has already been lost in the wildfires, and how much worse it could get.
There's a growing refusal by some groups to acknowledge the ongoing global extinction crisis being driven by human actions, conservation scientists say.
Large-scale infrastructure investments in Latin American countries threaten efforts to protect tropical forests and mitigate climate change, according to a new analysis published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
If you want to talk about the inequality in our economy, COVID-19, race, and silent violence in our cities, you need to start with environmental injustice.
Researchers say that more microplastics pollution is getting into farm soil than oceans—and these tiny bits are showing up in our fruits, veggies, and bodies.