In order to conserve these extraordinary species, we need to start thinking and acting beyond the boundaries on our maps.
The International Congress of Conservation Biology brought together 2,000 conservationists to exchange ideas. Here are my biggest takeaways.
Tide pools influenced the philosophy behind Steinbeck’s best-known novels. They also changed the way people thought about nature.
On World Elephant Day, here’s a look at how elephants are a crucial element not just of ecosystems but of economies.
Not every killing, legal or otherwise, gets this kind of attention.
Releasing an endangered freshwater turtle into one of Southeast Asia’s most important rivers is an exhilarating experience for a growing number of tourists.
To celebrate the U.N.’s International Day of Friendship, a look at how some species work together to keep ecosystems running smoothly.
As the future of our planet’s most iconic species is called into question, policymakers are struggling to turn the tide before it’s too late.
The illegal wildlife trade affects you more than you thought. Here’s how you can help stop it.
As the weather heats up, humans can learn a thing or two from nature about how to stay cool.