Ecological conservation was originally focused on keeping things the way they were, and in that spirit, was closely connected with political conservatism.
Concentrations of iron manganese nuggets and other metals in the deep seabed have stirred up interest in mining. But at what cost?
To prevent several millions tons of plastic from flushing into the ocean every year, engineers are paving roads with it.
The Trump administration has moved to significantly weaken the ESA, limiting consideration of climate change when identifying species as endangered.
While flood waters can be extremely polluted, researchers have found the lasting impact is different from what one might expect.
Eco-tourism can be a boon—or an ecosystem destroyer.
Solar and wind power are great renewable options, but to store the energy that's produced, we're going to to need bigger batteries.
Agritourism may sound like a hot new trend, but it's actually been helping farms stay in business for over a century.
Fish stocks are collapsing. But you can still enjoy your freshest local seafood without feeling too guilty—and here’s why.
India’s forest production company is following the tenets of the master Japanese botanist, restoring biodiversity in resource-depleted communities.