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How does reporting on the environment promote democracy? A journalism professor describes conditions in the Republic of Georgia, where the media isn’t equipped to cover issues like pollution.

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How does reporting on the environment promote democracy? A journalism professor describes conditions in the Republic of Georgia, where the media isn’t equipped to cover issues like pollution.

TOP STORIES

Coyote in San Francisco

For 12 years, Janet Kessler has chronicled the behavior and family life of San Francisco’s growing population of coyotes as the city itself undergoes big changes.

bowhead whale

Increasing levels of underwater noise threaten Arctic whales, seals, fish and other species. A new report offers an opportunity for Arctic nations to lead on the issue.

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HEADLINES

monarch butterfly

Releasing captive-bred monarchs doesn’t benefit wild butterflies — in fact, it may make the problem worse.

illex squid

A collaborative fisheries-management plan could decrease illegal fishing and help a decades-old impasse between Argentina, the United Kingdom and the Malvinas/Falkland Islands.

Feather River

New kinds of flood plans put nature back in charge, help populations adapt to a changing climate, reduce risk — and more.

entangled whale

Time is running out to save North Atlantic right whales, but the use of ropeless fishing gear could be a lifeline.

koala

The Australian icon could lose its fight against climate change, disease, habitat destruction and cars — but not if dedicated conservationists get the tools they need to protect the species.

reading

New books this month also examine environmental racism, wildlife coexistence and the history lessons of acid rain.

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