Wetlands management is vital but sweeping statements about their universal value may do more harm than good.
Environmental sustainability has a role in increasing national well-being.
During bird irruptions, hundreds or thousands of a single species show up outside their normal territory. Most of what we know about irruptions comes from data collected by citizen scientists.
Our closest relatives are being wiped out and it's all our fault.
Reflections on World Wetland Day on how this precious resource can be used sustainably to reduce rural poverty, improve food security and strengthen livelihood in the face of climate change.
It's difficult to sort out the conservation 'wheat' from the 'chaff' when too many subspecies are defined.
Primate populations are declining around the world. The great apes are in danger of disappearing, and that bears a great risk for humanity itself.
A five-year project announced today will implement an innovative water-sensitive approach tailored to informal settlements. The goal is to revitalise 24 communities in Fiji and Indonesia.
You'd hope we wouldn't flatten the pyramids to build a highway. But that's exactly what's happening to the world's natural heritage sites.
For the third consecutive year, it's the hottest year ever. A climate scientist explains how these predictions are made and why they're completely different from forecasting the weather.
We need Mars-level thinking to solve our energy and climate problems here on Earth.
The region faces some of the world's highest rates of habitat loss, as well as direct over-exploitation of species.