Things related to the web of life; ecology; wildlife; endangered species
"California has lost most of its natural wetlands as rivers have been cut off from their natural floodplains. And it’s pretty remarkable what can be achieved when rivers are given space to reconnect with floodplains."
"A night out with the Somerset volunteers helping amphibians cross the road to their mating grounds as populations decline".
"The Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation align the principles of conservation with tradition".
"Drought and last winter’s hard freeze have caused a massive shortage, driving up prices by 500 percent or more."
"The Trump administration failed to account for risks to endangered species when it allowed Florida to take over a federal permitting program for wetlands, a federal judge ruled Thursday."
"Conservationists in Namibia have found the fate of people and cheetahs are closely intertwined — and so are solutions to help both."
"In their quest to detect early outbreaks, virus hunters are sampling environmental DNA in water, dirt, and air."
When Inside Story co-editor Rocky Kistner reviewed video statements from first-place winners of the Society of Environmental Journalists 2023 reporting awards, he found a series of striking insights into the work of environmental journalism. From environment as a true crime story and going beyond the headlines, to covering communities at risk and through powerful interests, a look at nine highly effective approaches to telling environmental stories.
"Peoples who live close to nature have a rich lore of plants, animals, and landscapes embedded in their mother tongues".