Deserted beaches are a boon to sea turtles during nesting season
April 3, 2020, 12:03 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
The reasons why vary, but for the turtles, the conditions are better than ever.
Welcome to Niue, the first country recognized as a Dark Sky Place
March 17, 2020, 4:51 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
Niue is happily in the dark.
A new national park in Afghanistan offers hope for wildlife and people
March 13, 2020, 12:03 p.m. by Russell McLendon
Local communities played a key role in the creation of Bamyan Plateau Protected Area, a large new national park in Afghanistan.
The world's largest privately owned giant sequoia forest is now protected
February 28, 2020, 4:42 p.m. by Russell McLendon
Alder Creek is home to hundreds of giant sequoias, from seedlings to millennia-old Methuselahs.
One couple in India is buying land — and letting it go wild
February 18, 2020, 3:40 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
They're giving tigers space to breathe in Rajasthan, India.
Meet the pangolin, an adorable endangered creature
February 7, 2020, 2:50 p.m. by Laura Moss
Conservationists hope to save it by softening its image.
White House proposes no penalty for 'incidental' killing of migratory birds
February 4, 2020, 8:20 a.m. by Russell McLendon
The move would weaken the century-old Migratory Bird Treaty Act.