#Biodiversity

  • Article: David Attenborough Will be the Face of UK's New Landmark Study Into Biodiversity

    David Attenborough Will be the Face of UK's New Landmark Study Into Biodiversity

    By Helen Lock|Sept. 18, 2019

    His role will be to promote academics' recommendations around the world. Read more

  • Article: Australia Will Ban Domestic Trade of Ivory and Rhino Horns in Massive Win for Biodiversity

    Australia Will Ban Domestic Trade of Ivory and Rhino Horns in Massive Win for Biodiversity

    By Madeleine Keck  and  Pia Gralki|Aug. 28, 2019

    Upwards of 50,000 elephants are killed for their ivory each year. Read more

  • Article: Cape Town Now Has More Plant and Animal Species Than Any Other City Globally

    Cape Town Now Has More Plant and Animal Species Than Any Other City Globally

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|July 1, 2019

    It beat 59 others in the City Nature Challenge. Read more

  • Article: Large Animals Could Die Out Within Next 100 Years, Study Finds

    Large Animals Could Die Out Within Next 100 Years, Study Finds

    By Gabrielle Deonath|May 29, 2019

    Scientists say the shift, caused by humans, could signal major changes for the world’s ecosystems. Read more

  • Article: Bengal Tigers Could Be Wiped Out by 2070

    Bengal Tigers Could Be Wiped Out by 2070

    By Erica SanchezJoe McCarthy  and  Pia Gralki|May 7, 2019

    As many as 1 million plant and animal species could go extinct. Read more

  • Article: 1 Million Animals and Plants Could Go Extinct Because of Humans: Report

    1 Million Animals and Plants Could Go Extinct Because of Humans: Report

    By Erica SanchezGaëlle Langué  and  Joe McCarthy|May 6, 2019

    “Just counting species may not sufficiently convey the risk we face.” Read more

  • Article: 4 Animals Making a Comeback After Facing Extinction

    4 Animals Making a Comeback After Facing Extinction

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|April 18, 2019

    They provide hope that broad wildlife declines can be stopped. Read more

  • Article: 'Extinction Rebellion' Protesters Block London Roads to Confront Climate 'Emergency'

    'Extinction Rebellion' Protesters Block London Roads to Confront Climate 'Emergency'

    By Joe McCarthy|April 16, 2019

    “I want to be able to look my kids in the eye and tell them I did everything.” Read more