SITLA area

Kanab, a small Utah town that’s home to the famous Best Friends Animal Society, took an unconventional path to face down a frac sand mine that threatened the region’s aquifer.

SITLA area

Kanab, a small Utah town that’s home to the famous Best Friends Animal Society, took an unconventional path to face down a frac sand mine that threatened the region’s aquifer.

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Koreguaje leader

A vulnerable culture living in a severely degraded section of the Colombian Amazon is in desperate need of international respect and support.

keller artwork

“I hope to inspire viewers to see these species with new eyes — or to see them at all,” says artist Zoe Keller.

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bushfire smoke

Hundreds of blazes could push threatened species closer to extinction. But the roots of Australia’s wildlife crisis are indicative of a much larger problem.

Books

Books out this month also address protecting pollinators, Florida panthers and other endangered species.

camera trap images

How do we make the most of the thousands of wildlife images generated by camera traps every day? A new service aims to provide insight and help conservation efforts.

wolverine

Roads can be a danger for wildlife, but new research shows they’re particularly bad news for a species already facing declines.

extinct specie

Three bird species, two frogs, a shark, a famous snail and one of the world’s largest freshwater fish were among those declared extinct this year.

sunrise

From the extinction crisis to plastic pollution and the 2020 election, these are some of the stories we expect to dominate headlines in the year ahead.

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