Animals don't recognize international borders, so why should parks?
March 15, 2019, 4:01 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
The push to make Big Bend an international park shared by the U.S. and Mexico has been around for 80 years.
California desert comes alive with wildflower 'superbloom'
March 15, 2019, 12:01 p.m. by Angela Nelson
Anza-Borrego Desert State Park in California is a sight to see.
Dr. Seuss may have modeled the Lorax after these real-life monkeys
March 1, 2019, 4:12 p.m. by Russell McLendon
The author wrote most of 'The Lorax' while visiting an ecosystem inhabited by orange, mustachioed monkeys.
Why this Ohio city just granted Lake Erie the same legal rights as humans
February 27, 2019, 4:59 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Ohio voters just passed Lake Erie Bill of Rights, and it could help to save the pollution-choked Great Lake.
Why the new U.S. public lands bill is such a big deal
February 27, 2019, 8:51 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Here are a few highlights from legislation that's poised to boost wilderness protection across the country.
Florida fights plans to drill for oil in Everglades
February 25, 2019, 8:21 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Plans to drill for oil near Miami have raised concerns about environmental and health risks.
Georgia Tech honors the life and death of a 100-year-old tree
February 23, 2019, 10:11 a.m. by Ben Bolton
Students honor Big Al by making things with the tree's wood.
The neuston is a floating ocean ecosystem, and our plastic cleanup push could threaten it
February 21, 2019, 3:56 p.m. by Starre Vartan
This unique moving world is critical for many seagoing species.