Shark finning — chopping off the fins and tossing the rest — is increasing worldwide to satisfy the demand for shark fin soup.
By limiting human activity at sacred sites, many traditional societies serendipitously protected biodiversity there as well.
Multi-species recovery plans are all the rage — but do they work? New research suggests that they are not yet delivering on their promise.
While Columbia has more bird species than any other country worldwide, much of its habitat is also suitable for growing coca (Erythroxylum novogranatense and E.
The impact of roads, pipe lines, and other human disturbances on caribou (Rangifer tarandus) migration is controversial but largely unknown.
The breeding programs widely used to supplement fisheries and conserve endangered species may be flawed.
Under current ecological thinking, there is no goal nobler than restoring a river’s hydrologic connectivity by removing dams.
When I heard that job description, I knew I ought to meet Mike Sanders.
Imagine that you are having chest pains. Concerned, you go immediately to a team of doctors who run a battery of tests.
Agassiz was wrong.