The ways bison graze, poop and wallow touch on everything about the ecology of a prairie. But well, it can be a little messy.
The U.S. National Wildlife Refuge system, in its 120th year, is one of the largest protected area networks in the world. And many refuges are great places to fish.
New research finds that 85% of protected areas with groundwater-dependent ecosystems have groundwatersheds that may be underprotected.
Launched in 2018, the program tagged its 1000th fish on December 5, 2022—a significant milestone in a challenging environment.
A new study finds that fire management on Africa’s savannas can generate enough carbon revenue to help fill the funding gap for protected areas.
Research from the Solomon Islands finds that populations of bumphead parrotfish rely on larvae from other reefs, meaning they’re unlikely to rebound if the entire region is overfished.
Sustaining global biodiversity requires broadening the area-based conservation toolkit beyond protected areas.
In Kenya, black rhinos need more space, and a community conservancy offers hope.
Scientists offer 7 key principles to help achieve the Convention on Biological Diversity’s 2050 vision: living in harmony with nature.
A new analysis reveals the importance of indigenous lands to global mammal conservation.
For the first time, scientists have mapped all the shallow underwater habitats across 30 Caribbean countries and territories.
Between 1990 and 2015, humans have modified an area of land greater than the size of Russia.