Conservation International shock advert adds to confusion about REDD
Conservation International's depiction of rainforests as diseased human lungs only adds to the confusion about the causes of deforestation.
Don't Let Oil Company Destroy Amazon River's Coral Reef - ForceChange
A newly discovered coral reef in Brazil's Amazon River may soon be destroyed by oil drilling. Please sign this petition to demand that this precious coral reef, one of the largest in the world, be protected.
Save the Last Remnants of Critically Imperiled Forest - ForceChange
Brazil's Atlantic Forest is one of the most threatened ecosystems in the world. Less than eight percent of the original forest remains, and its rare plants and animals are facing annihilation. Ask the Brazilian government to stop the destruction and begin significant reforestation efforts in order to preserve this exceptional ecosystem.
Help Stop Trump’s Drilling Assault on the Arctic Refuge
The Trump administration is taking steps to open the pristine Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to dangerous oil drilling. Tell Congress to say NO. Send your message now.
Stop Destroying the Amazon for Soybeans - ForceChange
The Amazon rainforest, home to indigenous peoples and millions of species of plants and animals, is suffering from deforestation by a company clearcutting the land for massive soybean plantations. Please sign this petition to demand that this company stop destroying the Amazon rainforest.
This disturbing map reveals how climate change is already affecting your health, based on the state you live in
A new report breaks down how different parts of the US are already being affected by a warmer planet.
Autopsy Reveals Sperm Whale Died With 64 Pounds of Plastic In Its Stomach … This Has Got to Stop!
In February 2018, the body of a dead sperm whale washed up on the southern coast of Spain. To determine the cause of death of the majestic 10-meter-long animal, experts from the El Valle Wildlife Recovery Center conducted an autopsy.
We waste almost half of what we catch: 5 reasons that’s disastrous for the oceans
We waste an enormous amount of ocean life. Up to 40 percent of our global catch, by some estimates. Millions of tons of unintended fish, shellfish and wildlife like marine mammals, sea turtles and seabirds die in fishing gear meant to catch other species. All that collateral damage is called “bycatch” and it’s one monster of a problem. Nobody means for this to happen, of
How NRDC will fight Trump’s attack on our environment.
Mitch Bernard, NRDC’s Chief Counsel, speaks out about how litigation is the best way to beat back the Trump administration’s efforts to dismantle environment...
Billions of animals, from polar bears to penguins and wombats to wallabies, are counting on good people like you to fight for a livable planet for us all. Stop Trump from undoing years of climate progress. Donate to Environmental Defense Fund to fight back.