Are Black Vultures Being Scapegoated for Livestock Deaths?

New bill would make it easier for ranchers to kill the protected birds, despite insufficient data on vulture predation.

Ian Rose

To Save Native Plant Communities, Diversify the Field

So says ecologist working to save one of California’s most endangered ecosystems and promote LGBTQ+ visibility in science.

Anna Marija Helt

Our Crumbling Shores

Water always wins, but are we really in a zero-sum game?

Brian Calvert

Biden Attacks Republican Climate Deniers as He Unveils Extreme-Heat Rules

President hails proposal to protect millions of Americans from the nation's top weather-related killer.

Dharna Noor The Guardian

Sri Lanka’s Catch-22

Contaminated water — and dehydration — may both be contributing to an alarming rise in kidney disease.

Words and Images by Kang-Chun Cheng

Making Sustainable Living Practical (and Irresistible)

This queer-led climate hub in Guerneville, CA, is dedicated to bioregional regeneration and sustainable land stewardship.

Fiona McLeod KPFA - Terra Verde

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From Endangered Species to Pests

Do we love species in peril more than those that are thriving?

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Buying Baja

In Mexico's iconic peninsula, locals fight rich outsiders and rampant development that threaten to transform the coast and dry up aquifers.

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Prison County

They were incarcerated in Eastern Kentucky, far from home. Now free, they have returned to push back against a controversial prison project.

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The Law Firms Propping Up Big Oil

Climate activists are training their sights on big law firms that have a history of helping fossil fuel and other polluting industries silence their opponents.

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Guardians of
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The rural community of Segunda y Cajas in northern Peru leads efforts to protect one of the most biodiverse areas and vital sources of water for the region.

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Parenting in the Plasticene

Can we ever protect our kids from plastic?

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