The best way to reduce the threat to eagles is to locate turbines away from areas that are most often used by the birds.
Tadpoles at the edge of the population are no more vulnerable than those at the centre.
Could bioengineered potatoes play a crucial role in food security?
Parts of Nairobi are already dealing with temperature increases and reduction in humidity. These conditions are associated with increases in mortality, especially in children and the elderly.
Despite knowing how harmful it can be, companies and businesses (primarily those in Europe and the US) target countries in the Gulf of Guinea as a dump for their toxic waste.
Extreme heatwaves aren't systematically monitored in most countries in sub-Saharan Africa. This leads to unnecessary and premature deaths which are often unrecorded.
Aardvarks are nocturnal animals but climate change is altering that and it's a problem.
Water at informal settlements, where sanitation and waste management facilities were absent, had high bacteria levels.
The best option to manage desert locusts is to manage them at their breeding sites with sustainable options, such as biopesticides.
There have been several severe fires on Kilimanjaro over the last few decades that have dramatically changed land cover.
Cape Town's new climate strategy is a good start. But it falls short when it comes to nature.
A new study examines the diet of an invasive population of guttural toads in Mauritius and finds a number of species of conservation concern.
Treaties are needed to govern water resource allocation in the Nile basin region. For this to happen it's critical to have accurate data on how much water there is.
Small, practical messaging campaigns on pesticide toxicity can lead farmers to choose safer, less-toxic pesticides.
A thousand-year-old "mixing" event allowed African cattle - after spending thousands of years confined to certain regions - to diversify and spread.
Because the forecast for rainfall in the Rift Valley basin is a rising trend, the lake levels look set to rise even more in the future.
Trends across the different rainfall zones can be linked to changes recorded for large-scale climate systems.
Microplastics could pose a threat to the sustenance of aquatic biodiversity when ingested by animals.
Fruit production of shea is often limited by a lack of pollination which is more pronounced in places with less tree and shrub diversity.
Regreening Africa works directly with 500,000 households to restore one million hectares of agricultural land.
What are the visions that reflect the diverse values that nature holds for people?
Khartoum, one of Africa's largest cities, is both blessed and threatened by the dynamics of the Nile Rivers.
In cross-sector collaboration, communities and citizens articulate their needs and then partner with governments and NGOs to address these self-identified problems.
Nigeria's unreliable power supply comes with a triple challenge of social, economic and environmental costs.
To prevent the humanitarian disasters that follow floods in Sudan, more attention needs to be paid to infrastructure planning.