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.
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.
Noise pollution is a major threat to many different kinds of animals, study finds
November 20, 2019, 11:45 a.m. by Russell McLendon
Species from all over the animal kingdom face serious danger from noise pollution, researchers warn.
Why house cats pose a threat to endangered sea otters
September 6, 2019, 1:10 p.m. by Russell McLendon
Outdoor cats can harm wild animals even if they never cross paths.