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Twenty-four countries and the E.U. have agreed to create three marine parks, which would ban fishing and other industrial activity. But to become a reality, China must also agree. – By John F. Kerry
www.nytimes.com/2020/10/26/opinion
On This German Farm the cows don’t have to produce milk. The pigs sleep late. No animal on this former dairy farm serves a human need. Their only purpose is to live peacefully — and provoke questions about how we eat.
www.nytimes.com/2021/07/10/world/europe/germany-cow-retirement-home
Efforts to limit global warming often focus on emissions from fossil fuels, but food is crucial, too, according to new research.
www.nytimes.com/2020/11/05
Scientists hope this new kind of perennial grain offers a taste of what environmentally friendly farming could look like.
www.washingtonpost.com/climate-solutions/interactive/2021/bread-baking-sustainable-grain-kernza
These Items in Your Home Are Harming America’s Sea Animals
www.nytimes.com
The most important animal-rights case of the 21st century revolves around an unlikely subject.
www.theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/2021/11/happy-elephant-bronx-zoo-nhrp-lawsuit
In an unusual experiment, a team of locals rushed in protect the Mexican reef against hurricanes and repair the devastated corals, piece by piece.
www.nytimes.com
We need Congress and the Biden administration to immediately restore protections for birds with an incidental take permitting program under the Migratory Bird Treaty Act.
www.nrdc.org
President Biden has promised to reinstate more than 100 rules and regulations aimed at environmental protection that his predecessor rolled back. It won’t happen overnight.
www.nytimes.com/2021/01/22/climate/biden-environment
Scientists warn of ongoing global insect abundance losses and say we lack a full understanding of invertebrate extinction causes and synergies.
news.mongabay.com
Environmental destruction and violence threaten one of the world’s most extraordinary insect migrations.
www.newyorker.com/magazine
An investigator went under cover and brought back disturbing video from a farm growing those famous birds.
www.nytimes.com
Is our pleasure in seeing wild animals up close is worth the price of their captivity?
www.nytimes.com/2021/06/11/opinion/zoos-animal-cruelty.html
Last month, the Cornell Lab of Ornithology released an updated version of its Merlin Bird ID app, which allows users to identify birds by song.
www.nytimes.com/2021/07/26
The population of kelp forests, which help clean the air, has fallen dramatically. That has environmentalists worried.
www.washingtonpost.com/climate-solutions/2021/07/05/kelp-forests-destroyed-sea-urchins/
People on both sides of the aisle want to drink clean water and breathe clean air. People on both sides of the aisle want to keep living things alive.
www.nytimes.com/2021/10/11/opinion/extinction-bipartisan-conservation
Carversville Farm believes that everyone deserves high-quality food, so they donate most of theirs to kitchens feeding the neediest in Philadelphia.
www.nytimes.com/2021/09/24/dining/pennsylvania-carversville-farm-food-donation
Her caretakers hope DNA testing may help return her to the wild with her family.
www.nytimes.com/2021/09/03/science/nania-elephant
The idea of rewilding jaguars grew out of a project of Kristine and Douglas Tompkins, who ran the outdoor equipment and clothing companies Patagonia and the North Face before turning full time to environmental causes.
www.nytimes.com/2020/09/01/world/americas/Jaguars-argentina-ibera
If you care about the working poor, about racial justice, and about climate change, you have to stop eating animals.
www.nytimes.com/2020/05/21/opinion/coronavirus-meat-vegetarianism.html
Some environmental groups are pushing to end the wildlife trade, arguing doing so could help prevent future pandemics.
www.thehill.com/two-green-groups-call-for-end-to-wildlife-trade-to-prevent-next
Sen. Elizabeth Warren announced Thursday that she would be co-sponsoring Sen. Cory Booker's bill to phase out large-scale factory farming by 2040.
www.newsweek.com/elizabeth-warren-cory-booker-join-forces-bill-ban-most-factory-farming-
Homeowners use up 10 times more pesticide per acre than farmers do. But we can change what we do in our own yards.
www.nytimes.com/2020/05/18/opinion/lawn-pesticides-insect-extinction
“Something’s going on in early spring,” a professor said, and researchers are trying to solve the mystery.
https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/20/science/monarch-butterfly.html
An alarming number of humpbacks are getting entangled in fishing gear that cut into their flesh and often led to death.
www.latimes.com/california/story/2020-01-27/crab-fishing-whale-entanglement-study
Countries agreed to rein in emissions in an effort to avert climate catastrophes. They've failed, according to the latest United Nations report.
www.nytimes.com/2019/11/26/climate/greenhouse-gas-emissions-carbon.html
During her girlhood, Tarzan was her role model. When she realized how chimpanzee habitats were being destroyed, she turned into a crusader. At 85, she’s still preaching.
www.nytimes.com/2019/09/12/business/jane-goodall-corner-office.html
The Climate Crisis Is the Battle of Our Time, and We Can Win We have the tools. Now we are building the political power.
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/20/opinion/al-gore-climate-change.html?searchResultPosition=1 NT
Trees could reduce carbon in the atmosphere to levels not seen in nearly 100 years
www.latimes.com/environment/story/2019-07-04/
In the Santa Barbara Channel, an underwater sound system tries to keep whales and ships apart
www.latimes.com/california/story/2019-08-14
The Trump administration is attempting to eliminate public voice from the management of national forests. We must speak up.
www.nytimes.com/2019/08/07/opinion/forest-service-trump.html