board walk through vegetation

Alabama’s Mobile River basin has the most aquatic biodiversity in the country. But we’re in danger of losing it before we even know what’s there.

board walk through vegetation

Alabama’s Mobile River basin has the most aquatic biodiversity in the country. But we’re in danger of losing it before we even know what’s there.

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installing solar on roof

The Biden presidency will re-energize international climate action. But there’s no time to bask in victory.

spider excavators removing dam

The United States must grapple with a legacy of 90,000 dams, many unsafe or unwanted.

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HEADLINES

Seagrass

Underwater meadows have rapidly disappeared around the world, but new research suggests they may be the easiest coastal habitat to restore.

solar panels on roof

Some parts of the United States could easily generate 10 times their energy needs, according to a new report.

wildlife skins

The incoming administration has an important opportunity to protect biodiversity and human health.

pollution from smoke stacks

Addressing the coronavirus pandemic can also provide opportunities to fight climate change and boost equity.

Galapagos

The famed scientist has played a critical role in restoring Galápagos tortoises and other species. Now retired, she offers four key takeaways for the next generation of biologists.

car plugged in

Even if Republicans hang onto the Senate, Biden can use these three strategies to make major progress on climate issues.

car driving with Biden-Harris sign.

The planet needed a big win, and from the top to the bottom of the ballot there were a number of crucial victories.

Voting

Even while we wait for the final ballots to come in, several key themes are clear.

Theodore Roosevelt National Park

Whether you’re stuck inside during the pandemic or just waiting for election results, these accounts will keep you motivated and connected to the natural world.