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Environmentalists Slam Planned Bangladesh Power Plants Near Protected Sundarbans

  More than 70 environmental groups have warned the construction of power plants near the Sundarbans in Bangladesh, a mangrove forest that is home to...

Documenting The Fight to Save Borneo’s Animals

  Wildlife photojournalist, film-maker, and on-screen personality Aaron “Bertie” Gekoski talks about his unusual career path, his passion, and his latest project: Borneo Wildlife Warriors. After...

UN Tool Uses Satellite Data to Help Farmers Save Water

  A new Google-powered online tool that uses satellite data to map water consumption in Africa and the Middle East aims to help farmers produce...

60 Year Old Elephant Sita Dies; Wildlife SOS Mourns Death of Family Member

  60-year-old Elephant 'Sita' from Tamil Nadu suffered chronic foot problems and senility and a team of five veterinarians at the Wildlife SOS Elephant Conservation...

Climate Change is Now

  The damage from climate change isn’t just coming in the future. It’s part of the present, as this weekend’s issue of The New York...

Wildbook: A Social Network for Wildlife

  Plugging in to the power of citizen science to track individual animals. Nature’s Barcodes In 1974, a grocery item with the now universal black and white...

Nepal Tests Fencing Approach to Protect Farms and Elephants

  When an Elephant Comes Knocking: A new approach to selective elephant fencing is being tested in Nepal. “We are not angry with the elephant and...

Fantastic Beasts Star Alison Sudol Talks Conservation and Inspiration

  Alison Sudol played a popular character in the recent Harry Potter film “Fantastic Beasts,” but in real life cares deeply about all of the...

Climate Change is Hurting U.S. Corn Farmers — and Your Wallet

  Uncertainty is growing in America's corn belt -- and Ray Gaesser is worried. He's been harvesting corn and soybeans on his namesake Iowa farm since...

Rainforest Conservation May Be Aimed at The Wrong Places, Study Finds

  As the earth gets warmer, nations are putting their hope in tropical rainforests. Located along the equatorial belt of the planet, scientists estimate tropical...
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