#Conservation

  • Article: An Ancient Forest of Giant Sequoia Trees Was Just Saved Thanks to a Nonprofit in California

    An Ancient Forest of Giant Sequoia Trees Was Just Saved Thanks to a Nonprofit in California

    By Joe McCarthy|March 3, 2020

    Forests are critical in the fight against climate change. Read more

  • Article: Pope Francis Calls Destruction of the Amazon a 'Crime' and Calls for Action

    Pope Francis Calls Destruction of the Amazon a 'Crime' and Calls for Action

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Feb. 18, 2020

    The pope has long championed environmental causes. Read more

  • Article: #TeamTrees: YouTube Stars Tree-Planting Campaign Hits $8M

    #TeamTrees: YouTube Stars Tree-Planting Campaign Hits $8M

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 30, 2019

    “We want to take action because doing nothing is how we got here!” Read more

  • Article: India’s Bengal Tiger Population Rises By 33% In 4 Years

    India’s Bengal Tiger Population Rises By 33% In 4 Years

    By Sushmita Roy|July 29, 2019

    In the year 1900, more than 100,000 tigers existed on the planet. Only 3,200 were left by 2013. Read more

  • Article: Bears and Wolves to Live Together Again in the UK for the First Time in 1,000 Years

    Bears and Wolves to Live Together Again in the UK for the First Time in 1,000 Years

    By Helen Lock|July 19, 2019

    The once-native animals will live in a protected habitat near Bristol to spark debate on rewilding. Read more

  • Article: Rhino Population Surges 1,000% in Tanzania Following Poaching Crackdown

    Rhino Population Surges 1,000% in Tanzania Following Poaching Crackdown

    By Joe McCarthy|July 11, 2019

    The country has a major economic incentive to protect the animals. Read more

  • Article: Britain's National Trust Is Selling All Its Fossil Fuel Assets by 2022

    Britain's National Trust Is Selling All Its Fossil Fuel Assets by 2022

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 5, 2019

    The conservation charity is divesting from harmful fossil fuels. Read more

  • Feature: There's More Hope for Coral Reefs Than Previously Thought: Report

    There's More Hope for Coral Reefs Than Previously Thought: Report

    By Erica SanchezJoe McCarthy  and  Pia Gralki|July 2, 2019

    Coral reefs could adapt and thrive in the era of climate change. Read more