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Pioneering Conservation Biologist Reshaped Our Understanding of Bears and Yellowstone

The Power of Parks<p>John Craighead passed away at the age of 100.<p>John Craighead and his twin brother, Frank, were intrepid explorers and pioneering conservation biologists who helped reshape our scientific understanding of grizzly bears, the migration patterns of predators, and the ecology of the …

The Amazing Biodiversity within an Elephant's Footprint

When you weigh upwards of 6,000 kilograms, you tend to leave a trace of yourself wherever you walk. That’s definitely the case with African elephants …

Invasive species threaten native grasslands in the Pacific Northwest

Several years ago, on a hillside in southeastern Washington state, botanist Mark Darrach found three rare species of flowers, previously unknown to science. Then, not long afterward, he discovered something else: a nasty invasive grass that threatens to overtake the entire landscape.<p>The weed is …

Hunting, fishing and farming remain the biggest threats to wildlife

History might judge the Paris climate agreement to be a watershed for all humanity. If nations succeed in halting runaway climate change, this will …

Investing Our Way Out of the Global Water Crisis

How finance, farming and freshwater conservation are becoming increasingly connected<p>August 23, 2016<p>Murray-Darling Basin, Australia. © TNC<p>View …