Trump Imperils the Planet

Dec 27, 2018 by

Endangered species, climate change — the administration is taking the country, and the world, backward.

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10 endangered species the Trum...

Dec 19, 2018 by

A new report describes the 10 species most at risk from policies proposed by the current administration.

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These six species are about to...

Jul 26, 2018 by

[Translate] Environment Republican-led changes to the Endangered Species Act put plants and animals across America at risk. Here are...

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REPUBLICANS BEGIN EFFORT TO GU...

Feb 16, 2017 by

[Translate] Endangered   Alex Wong/Getty Images On Wednesday, the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee held hearings on...

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ENDANGERED SPECIES UNDER GOP? ...

Jan 7, 2017 by

[Translate]   Photo illustration by Jillian Kumagai/ProPublica, source images by J. Castro/Getty Images and urbancow/Getty Images A...

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3 PESTICIDES ARE PUTTING NEARL...

May 3, 2016 by

[Translate] Climate by Katie Valentine CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File   A few widely-used pesticides have the...

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THE INSPIRING HEROES BATTLING ...

Apr 3, 2016 by

[Translate] Members of an antipoaching squad employed by a private hunting concession in a wildlife reserve in Mozambique, November...

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AFRICAN NATIONS COMMIT TO GAME...

Dec 13, 2015 by

[Translate] An ambitious agreement announced at the Paris climate talks would create 78 million acres of forest by 2030. Tree...

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BEES ARE DYING OFF – BUT...

Jun 1, 2015 by

[Translate] The only thing stopping us from protecting pollinators is greed, Dave Goulson tells Salon Lindsay Abrams SALON.COM Bees...

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Airline Takes on Big Game Hunt...

Apr 30, 2015 by

[Translate]   Africa’s largest airline bans the shipment of endangered animal trophies on its flights. An elephant head with ivory...

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High Anxiety That Mountain Pea...

Apr 29, 2015 by

[Translate]   By Tim Radford, Climate News Network  VIA TRUTHDIG The diminishing glaciers on the top of Kilimanjaro, Africa’s highest...

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Will We Be Able to Save the Mo...

Dec 31, 2014 by

[Translate] The Monarch Butterfly May Soon Be Protected By The U.S. Endangered Species Act Reuters By Laura Zuckerman (Reuters)...

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Earth Faces Sixth ‘Great Extin...

Dec 18, 2014 by

[Translate] The Guardian / By Robin McKie  VIA ALTERNET ast number of species to vanish from the wild. Photo Credit: Wikimedia...

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RARE WIN FOR THE ELEPHANTS

Sep 14, 2014 by

[Translate] Rare Victory Against Poachers In Mozambique As Country Fights To Save Species  | By CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA   VIA HUFFINGTON...

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Oceans Agency Lists 20 Coral S...

Aug 29, 2014 by

[Translate] oceans By ANDREW C. REVKIN Download the NYT Opinion app for free on iPhone. »...

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Hundreds Of Miles Of Coast Now...

Jul 10, 2014 by

[Translate] By Joanna M. Foster CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: SHUTTERSTOCK Over 685 miles of nesting beach and more than 300,000 square...

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Protecting Parrotfish on the P...

Jul 5, 2014 by

[Translate] By ANDREW C. REVKIN Parrotfish graze on algae growing on reefs.Credit Pew Charitable Trusts Photo Overfishing of...

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COULD ONE WEIRD BIRD DECIDE TH...

Jul 5, 2014 by

[Translate] Battle Over Protection Of Obscure Bird Could Decide Fate Of Senate This November  | By By NICHOLAS RICCARDI DENVER (AP) —...

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Did the US Government Have Any...

Jun 26, 2014 by

[Translate]   By Judy Molland, Care2 | Report Selection from Birds and Animals of the United States, 1934, oil on canvas by Winthrop...

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Conservative Group Sues To Str...

May 2, 2014 by

A non-profit legal organization…

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White House Pressed to Protect...

Apr 15, 2014 by

All too often, species…

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Could Florida Become the New F...

Feb 4, 2014 by

Disney. The Everglades. Migrating Birds. Tourists.

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Republicans Call For Overhaul ...

Feb 4, 2014 by

Republicans in Congress are calling for…

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AMERICAN WEST BATTLES BUGS, CL...

Jan 31, 2014 by

On a cold, overcast day last fall…

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LIONS NEARING EXTINCTION IN WE...

Jan 9, 2014 by

And we didn’t even know it!

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How the Obama Administration C...

Jan 7, 2014 by

Environmental and fishing communities are concerned…

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Elephants Pushed Toward Extinc...

Jan 3, 2014 by

Carved ivory elephants may already outnumber living elephants…

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In an Era of Fiscal Cliffs, Se...

Nov 10, 2012 by

Twice before on Dot Earth, I’ve offered and solicited ways in which President Obama could foster environmental progress on a budget:

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As Affluence Spreads, So Does ...

Oct 17, 2012 by

A little more than a year ago, I wrote an article about the alarming pickup in the trade in endangered species

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Around One Park, a Fight to Bl...

Sep 28, 2012 by

Now that I’ve been on a safari in Africa, this really breaks my heart that these elegent creatures are being slaughtered for ivory.

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