Madre de Dios
August 5, 2016 / Mongabay by Justin Catanoso

Conservationists are cautiously optimistic about new moves by Peru to invest in ecosystem services, protect forests, mitigate climate change and offset biodiversity losses.

June 28, 2016 / Yale Climate Connections by Dan Grossman

Drastic conditions justify drastic efforts, and that in part explains a Hawaii marine scientist's efforts to save coral reefs.

June 13, 2016 / Yale Environment 360 by Dan Grossman

A steel structure in the Amazon, taller than the Eiffel Tower, will soon begin monitoring the atmosphere above the world’s largest tropical forest.

Courtesy Daniel Grossman
June 13, 2016 / The Fern by Dan Grossman

Philip Fearnside, a biologist who studies the relationship between human activities, such as agriculture, and the protection of tropical forests, says that soy production threatens the Amazon forest.

June 7, 2016 / Mongabay by Justin Catanoso

Americana icon Harris was in Rome to join with the Jesuit Refugee Service in addressing the European refugee crisis, a disaster she says is partly fueled by climate change.

May 24, 2016 / Mongabay by Justin Catanoso

The UN is revitalizing a program that gives wealthy nations carbon credits for investing in emission-reducing projects in developing nations; human rights protections are not yet part of the plan.

May 21, 2016 / Mongabay by Justin Catanoso

UN negotiators are meeting in Germany to formulate plans to meet the goals set by the Paris Agreement on climate, but many see political will as weak and response as slow.

May 17, 2016 / Untold Stories by Judith D. Schwartz

Glimpses of life in rural Zimbabwe: Managing cattle to restore land is improving conditions for remote villages and enhancing habitat for wildlife—including iconic antelope.

Courtesy Daniel Grossman
May 8, 2016 / Science Magazine by Dan Grossman

Ambitious experiment will test whether rising CO2 will boost the tropical carbon sink.

Eavesdropping on landslides
April 28, 2016 / Nature by Jane Qiu

Grantee Jane Qiu speaks to Nature’s Adam Levy about how the effects of last year's earthquake in Nepal could be felt for years or even decades.

Debris of the monstrous Langtang avalanche
April 27, 2016 / EGU Blogs by Jane Qiu

Venturing into the landslide-riddled terrains of the Langtang Valley has proved to be more perilous than expected.

Daunting challenge of quake recovery in Langtang
April 27, 2016 / SciDev.Net by Jane Qiu

This photo essay documents how Nepal’s landslide problems have been exacerbated by last year’s earthquake and the daunting challenges this poses to reconstruction, especially in remote mountain...