Border wall construction begins in Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument
September 16, 2019, 2:02 p.m. by Lindsey Reynolds
The federally protected and UNESCO-recognized wilderness area is front and center in the border wall debate.
This critically endangered skink is getting its own tropical island
September 11, 2019, 9:15 a.m. by Russell McLendon
Scientists are giving the blue-tailed skink of Christmas Island an early holiday gift.
U.K. creates one of the largest marine protected areas in Atlantic Ocean
August 30, 2019, 9:04 a.m. by Sarah Hicks
Push to create protected areas in the world's oceans is paying off.
When it comes to biodiversity, Alabama's Fern Cave is an under-the-radar hot spot
July 27, 2019, 9:21 a.m. by Dan Chapman
The 'crown jewel' of Alabama caves hosts a wealth of species.
Drone reveals 'extinct' Hawaiian flower growing on remote cliff
April 24, 2019, 8:25 a.m. by Russell McLendon
The rediscovery of this hibiscus relative in Hawaii illustrates the growing importance of drones in wildlife conservation.
Villagers in remote rainforest village save their community with help from WildArk
April 13, 2019, 9:12 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
WildArk created the Tuke Rainforest Conservancy to protect the people and biodiversity of the area.
For the first time, a mammal species is extinct because of human-induced climate change
February 19, 2019, 10:11 a.m. by Russell McLendon
Say goodbye to the Bramble Cay melomys.
Border collies run like the wind to bring new life to Chilean forest
9 of the world's largest dog breeds
How to break your rotisserie chicken habit
Parallel worlds exist and interact with our world, say physicists
The truth about the tree that grows 'brains' and scares small children
Thanks to seed savers, Glass Gem corn exists