#Biodiversity

  • Article: The EU Wants to Cut Pesticide Use in Half by 2030 to Save Bees

    The EU Wants to Cut Pesticide Use in Half by 2030 to Save Bees

    By Catherine Caruso|May 15, 2020

    A draft of the proposal will be released next week. Read more

  • Article: Earth’s Insect Population Declined by 25% Over 30 Years

    Earth’s Insect Population Declined by 25% Over 30 Years

    By Catherine Caruso|April 27, 2020

    North America and Europe experienced the biggest losses. Read more

  • Article: Koalas Should Be Considered Endangered: Report

    Koalas Should Be Considered Endangered: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|March 4, 2020

    The species faces a multitude of existential threats. Read more

  • 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: Endangered Bengal Tigers Could Go Extinct By 2070

    Endangered Bengal Tigers Could Go Extinct 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