Increasing Food Production without Damaging the Environment is Key

May 30, 2017

United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) Director-General Addresses European Parliament’s Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development By Malene ArboeRasmussen, FAO-Brussels To achieve sustainable development we must transform current agriculture and food systems, […]

NC Sea Grant, Reserve Select 2017 Fellow Robert Snowden

March 8, 2017

By John Fear and E-Ching Lee, NCSU Robert Snowden is the 2017 North Carolina Coastal Reserve Fellow. This opportunity is jointly funded by North Carolina Sea Grant and the NC Coastal Reserve and National Estuarine Research Reserve Program. Snowden […]

Foundation Recognizes Six Environmental Heroes

May 11, 2016

Goldman Environmental Prize Honors Six Heroes of the Environment Award goes to activists from Tanzania, Cambodia, Slovakia, Peru, Puerto Rico, United States Released by the Goldman Environmental Foundation On April 18, 2016, The Goldman Environmental Foundation announced […]

Grants Offered for Environmental Films

April 27, 2016

Sundance Institute Announces Major New Initiatives for Films on Climate Change and the Environment  Released by Sundance Institute announced on April 21, 2016, a new initiative for films and emerging media projects exploring stories related to […]

Statement on Paris Final Text

December 13, 2015

Statement from Environmental Defense Fund’s President Fred Krupp Released by Jennifer Andreassen, “We have reached a transformative moment in the long struggle to get serious about climate change. The final text of the Paris agreement […]

Why Are So Many Antelopes Dying?

September 11, 2015

By Danielle Wiener-Bronner, reprinted from with permission Over the past few months, saiga antelopes have been dying out by the tens of thousands in Kazakhstan. Since May, about 120,000 have died, and that number […]