A huge swath of South Carolina land is now preserved for generations
December 18, 2019, 8:28 a.m. by Dan Chapman
It's the largest private conservation easement in the state's history.
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.
Rare wild pink flamingo draws crowds to St. Marks National Wildlife Refuge
May 8, 2019, 9:32 a.m. by Dan Chapman
Pinky The Flamingo landed at St. Marks National Wildlife Refuge in Florida after Hurricane Michael. Visitors can't get enough of this pink interloper.
Florida Panhandle's endangered red wolves survive Hurricane Michael
October 30, 2018, 10:10 a.m. by Dan Chapman
These and other beloved species at national wildlife refuges in western Florida somehow make it through.
Florida's Egmont Key, home to wildlife and a wild history, is disappearing under rising seas
October 14, 2018, 11:12 a.m. by Dan Chapman
Egmont Key National Wildlife Refuge is rich with wildlife and history — and it's under siege from the waters that surround it. And it's only to get worse.
In Florida's Everglades, prescribed burning helps head off larger wildfires
September 2, 2018, 10:46 a.m. by Dan Chapman
Carefully managed fire is used as a tool to protect wildlands from invasive plants and other threats.
Why a timber company is helping to restore an endangered mussel in Alabama
July 1, 2018, 10:07 a.m. by Dan Chapman
The government and a timber company are working together to save a nearly extinct mussel species.