civileats.com

Permaculture is helping wildfire survivors recover

Survivors of California’s Camp Fire are working together to heal the land and each other after the deadly wildfire.

Ranking U.S. cities on their clean-energy progress

The most innovative urban policies ramp up energy efficiency in buildings, but few U.S. cities are pushing the needle on transportation.
www.forbes.com

Climate change: 18 months to save the world

We will not combat climate change if our energy use continues unchecked - we need to change our relationship with energy.

www.walesonline.co.uk
psmag.com

Indigenous communities are better at preserving biodiversity, research shows

A new study adds to research showing concrete links between Indigenous rights to land and sustainable conservation.
phys.org

Study suggests economic growth benefits wildlife but growing human populations do not

In a world first, researchers at ZSL and UCL compared changes in bird and mammal populations with socio-economic trends in low- and lower-middle income countries over the past 20 years.

www.dailysabah.com

Turkey establishes National Biological Diversity Coordination Board as part of sustainable development goals

A National Biological Diversity Coordination Board has been established under the chairmanship of the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry.

From our Newsroom

Fractured: The stress of being surrounded

Jane Worthington moved her grandkids to protect them from oil and gas wells—but it didn't work. In US fracking communities, the industry's pervasiveness causes social strain and mental health problems.

Fractured: Distrustful of frackers, abandoned by regulators

"I was a total cheerleader for this industry at the beginning. Now I just want to make sure no one else makes the same mistake I did. It has ruined my life."

Fractured: Buffered from fracking but still battling pollution

A statewide network of fracking and conventional wells, pipelines, and petrochemical plants closes in on communities.

Fractured: Harmful chemicals and unknowns haunt Pennsylvanians surrounded by fracking

We tested families in fracking country for harmful chemicals and revealed unexplained exposures, sick children, and a family's "dream life" upended.

Fractured: The body burden of living near fracking

EHN.org scientific investigation finds western Pennsylvania families near fracking are exposed to harmful chemicals, and regulations fail to protect communities' mental, physical, and social health.

LISTEN: Kristina Marusic discusses the "Fractured" investigation

"Once they had the results of our study [families] felt like they had proof that these chemicals are in their air, their water, and making their way into their bodies."

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