Alberta Props Up Keystone XL Project With $7.5 Billion Cash Injection

Cash promise for the controversial oil pipeline comes just days after province cut $100 million from public education citing a funds crunch due covid lockdowns.

Ron Johnson

World’s Biggest Meat Company Linked to ‘Brutal Massacre’ in Amazon

Investigation traces meat sold to JBS and rival Marfrig to a farm in Brazil owned by man implicated in Mato Grosso killings.

Dom Phillips The Guardian

From Megafauna to Mecha-Fauna

Children no longer grow up in relationship with wild beings. Big machines are filling that void.

Max Wilbert

Earth Island Sues 10 Companies, Including Coke, Pepsi, and Nestle, Over Plastic Use

Lawsuit seeks to hold major food, beverage, and consumer goods companies accountable for plastic pollution.

Zoe Loftus-Farren

Silicon Valley Suburb Scrambles to Tackle ‘Forever Chemicals’

As California expands testing for PFAS in water supplies, the rest of the state is due its own rude awakening.

Brett Simpson

Trump Gas Wells Would Block Pronghorn Migration Route

Conservation groups are fighting the creation of 3,500 gas wells in Wyoming that threaten a 170-mile migration corridor.

Cassidy Randall The Guardian

‘They Cannot Keep Us Silent’

In the paramos of the Colombian Andes, Indigenous leaders face persecution as they defend the rights of people and the environment.

Daniel Henryk Rasolt

The Sturdiest Place in the World

I once believed there was no safer place than New Jersey’s Money Island. I certainly didn’t think that within most of our lifetimes, all of this would be gone.

Andrew Lewis

How Much Longer Will Wild Coho Hang on in the Golden State?

As wild salmon teeter closer to extirpation in central California, conservationists work to rewild the floodplain and reshape our relationship with it.

Austin Price

In Surprising Shift, Conservative Utah Creates Plan to Tackle Climate Crisis

Concerned about its air quality and economy, Utah joins the ranks of red states addressing global warming.

Andrea Smardon The Guardian

Inside America’s ‘Crunchy Conservative’ Counterculture

For some, being environmentally conscious is a fundamentally conservative idea.

Scott Jackson

Extensive Chemical Safety Fraud Uncovered at German Testing Laboratory

Revelations have major implications for animal rights as well as public and environmental health.

Jonathan Latham

Militant Mariners

In Review: Chasing the Thunder
Directed by Mark Benjamin and Marc Levin

Ed Rampell

Standing in Solidarity With the Wet’suwet’en

The Coastal GasLink pipeline is a full-front assault on First Nations' sovereignty.

Andy Rowell

The Roving Dolphins of the Potomac River

A significant number of bottlenose dolphins frequent recovering East Coast waterways, but researchers still know little about them.

Malee Baker Oot

Construction of Trump’s Border Wall Is Destroying Native American Burial Sites

Blasting in Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument is decimating sacred sites and desert ecosystem, say lawmaker and environmental advocates.

Olivia Rosane