Written by Mark Tercek | November 21st, 2012
Ken Burns called the Dust Bowl “one of the great cautionary tales of all time.” We learned, then, about the need to care for nature. Are we so absorbed today by political division that we cannot or will not heed nature’s latest warnings?
Written by Jeff Opperman | November 11th, 2012
A healthy watershed is a prerequisite for clean water, and that’s one of the (admittedly few) things the characters in NBC’s Revolution have working in their favor.
Written by Mark Tercek | November 7th, 2012
On Election Day, Americans agreed that conservation is a worthwhile investment. As we look ahead, President Obama and Congress have an opportunity to show their leadership on the preservation of our country’s natural heritage.
Written by abridges | November 2nd, 2012
Are you voting on Tuesday? We’ve gathered the top 10 conservation measures from around the country — take a look and do your part to vote for nature!
Written by Bob Bendick | October 16th, 2012
No place, not even Yellowstone in winter, is unaffected by human impacts. This means every place requires some form of management, even if only to protect what remains of its “natural” condition.
Written by Eddie Game | October 4th, 2012
A lab experiment involving 3,500 beakers of microalgae sheds light on how ecosystems respond to stress like heat, and why biodiversity actually matters to conservation.
Written by Peter Kareiva | October 2nd, 2012
How will an aging population influence the way we do conservation in 2050? It could be a blessing, says our chief scientist–as long as we start preparing now.
Written by Jensen Montambault | October 1st, 2012
Do you want to work in the “sexiest job of the 21st century”? Look no further than conservation groups like The Nature Conservancy.
Written by Megan Sheehan | August 8th, 2012