Republicans and Democrats take sharply different positions on managing US public lands, but there's solid consensus on some issues.
Oct. 6, 2020 • ~10 min
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In addition to providing homes for endangered and threatened species, national parks can protect the trait diversity of mammals, new research finds.
Sept. 10, 2020 • ~5 min
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US ideas about conservation center on walling off land from use. That approach often means expelling Indigenous and other poor people who may be its most effective caretakers.
Sept. 2, 2020 • ~11 min
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President Trump is scheduled to appear at an Independence Day celebration at Mount Rushmore on July 3. For some, this event will symbolize love of country. Others will see it very differently.
June 29, 2020 • ~9 min
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Our research investigated 900 'alien' species across almost 200,000 protected areas worldwide.
June 8, 2020 • ~6 min
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Summer message from a health expert: Go outside and play, but don’t forget about COVID.
May 19, 2020 • ~8 min
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Images from camera traps show West African lions venturing out of protected areas and closer to humans. Researchers have an idea why.
April 2, 2020 • ~7 min
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Would a road bisecting Serengeti National Park reduce poverty and aid conservation, or facilitate poaching and disrupt animal migration?
March 22, 2019 • ~4 min
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