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Atlantic Oil Surveys Could Kill Food Used By Fisheries

Atlantic Oil Surveys Could Kill Food Used By Fisheries

  • Published: Jun 22nd, 2017

The tiny animals that provide food for fisheries face big threats from airguns used in oil surveys.

U.S. Lists First Bumble Bee Species as Endangered

U.S. Lists First Bumble Bee Species as Endangered

  • Published: Jan 14th, 2017

Bombus affinis has plunged nearly 90 percent in abundance and distribution since the late 1990s.

Where to Follow the Climate Action in 2017

Where to Follow the Climate Action in 2017

  • Published: Jan 2nd, 2017

A regulatory bloodbath is looming in D.C., but climate protections could advance elsewhere in 2017.

New EU Wood Energy Rules Threaten Climate, Forests

New EU Wood Energy Rules Threaten Climate, Forests

  • Published: Dec 19th, 2016

European power plants could keep claiming to be green while billowing pollution from wood until 2030.

States May Drive U.S. Climate Policy Under Trump

States May Drive U.S. Climate Policy Under Trump

  • Published: Nov 10th, 2016

Donald Trump could scrap the Obama administration’s plans to combat climate change once he takes office.

Oil, Gas and Cows Culprits in Methane Spike, Study Says

Oil, Gas and Cows Culprits in Methane Spike, Study Says

  • Published: Oct 7th, 2016

New research finds that cows and wetlands are driving a rise in methane emissions more than oil and gas.

Obama Just Tied Climate Change to National Security

Obama Just Tied Climate Change to National Security

  • Published: Sep 22nd, 2016

Climate change poses a national security risk, but the Obama administration has a plan to deal with it.

Climate Pollution Can Complicate Fishes’ Sex Lives

Climate Pollution Can Complicate Fishes’ Sex Lives

  • Published: Jul 27th, 2016

New research from Sicily shows one way that carbon dioxide pollution can affect the mating rituals of fish.