Written by Jeff Opperman | February 5th, 2013
Soon after a century-old mill dam was destroyed by flooding, the small creek behind Jeff Opperman’s house played host to dozens of steelhead making their way up the Chagrin River. The freshwater scientist with The Nature Conservancy used their arrival as an opportunity to reflect on nature in the age of human domination.
Written by Jeff Opperman | January 29th, 2013
Get the skinny on mischievous monkeys, freshwater dolphins and travel in Southeast Asia from Conservancy scientist Jeff Opperman’s two children, who recently returned from a 1,500-mile journey down the Mekong River.
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | January 29th, 2013
Written by Megan Sheehan | January 17th, 2013
Written by Megan Sheehan | January 3rd, 2013
Written by Dustin Solberg | December 21st, 2012
In Alaska, the holidays are not the only time of year people give back. Catching salmon – and sharing it with others – is at the center of everyday life.
Written by Patrick Doran | December 19th, 2012
The results of a 3-year effort to map all the major stresses on the Great Lakes are now available. Explore the map and find out what the solutions are for this very stressed-out system.
Written by Taylor Hawes | December 12th, 2012
A new study on the Colorado River Basin — the West’s most iconic river — could be a roadmap for how we can protect this freshwater ecosystem and still use its precious water.
Written by Darci Palmquist | November 22nd, 2012
Do you know how much water it takes to turn on your lights? Or how many fish are imperiled when you power up your computer? A new study takes stock of how our energy choices impact water and fish.
Written by Nicole Levins | November 19th, 2012