Rising water levels in the lakes along the Great Rift Valley have pushed thousands in Kenya from their homes, endangering people's livelihoods and wildlife in the region.
The pandemic has revealed cracks in the foundation of conservation funding. What should we do instead?
With COVID-19 upending conventional sources of conservation funding, conservationists are rethinking how to fund their work.
Between flight shaming and a global pandemic, destinations that depend on travelers to protect ecosystems are finding themselves with fewer resources to do so.
As more people push into once-remote areas, truly quiet spots have become increasingly scarce. Now, a coalition of activists, scientists, and park officials are trying to preserve the last quiet places on the planet.
Coal towns that were growing jobs based on outdoor recreation are now dealing with the economic effects of the pandemic. But many still see an opportunity.
Shallow corals in Guang Ngai province's Ganh Yen beach are suffering the impacts of irresponsible tourism, prompting greater protection of the marine ecosystem.
COVID-19 has all of us cleaning more—but the products designed to kill viruses and bacteria can have dangerous health impacts. Here's how to scrub safely.
Algoma Steel workers allege company had ‘full knowledge’ of exposure to lethal, cancer-causing chemicals
Employees and the union allege minimal enforcement by Ontario's Ministry of Labour is to blame for lax oversight at a plant already linked to cross-border air pollution in the region.
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.