• One-third of the world’s protected areas are threatened by ‘intense’ human pressure

    A new study finds that a full third of protected areas have been converted for human use or are facing major pressures from development. It’s clear governments need to do more to protect vulnerable ecosystems.

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  • Pope Francis to oil executives: ‘no time to lose’ on climate change

    Pope Francis urges oil and finance titans to move away from fossil fuels and act quickly on finding clean forms of energy.

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  • Forest Protection in the Trump era

    A new essay explores the current threats to our national forests as the Trump administration and new Congress attempt to reduce environmental protections and increase logging.

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  • Underwater: rising seas, chronic floods, and the implications for U.S. coastal real estate

    With support from LDF, the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) released a new study that analyzes projected economic impacts caused by accelerated sea level rise for the U.S. coastal real estate market.

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  • 6 Ways to help pollinator populations thrive

    Global food security depends on pollinators, but their populations are under threat. Learn what you can do to help.

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