Underwater: rising seas, chronic floods, and the implications for U.S. coastal real estate
With support from LDF, the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) released a new study that analyzes projected economic impacts caused by accelerated sea level rise for the U.S. coastal real estate market.
One-third of the world’s protected areas are threatened by ‘intense’ human pressure
A new study finds that a full third of protected areas have been converted for human use or are facing major pressures from development. It’s clear governments need to do more to protect vulnerable ecosystems.
Pope Francis to oil executives: ‘no time to lose’ on climate change
Pope Francis urges oil and finance titans to move away from fossil fuels and act quickly on finding clean forms of energy.
6 ways to help pollinator populations thrive
Global food security depends on pollinators, but their populations are under threat. Learn what you can do to help.
Endangered: Exploring sustainability and art - with artist Porky Hefer at Design Miami/Basel 2018
LDF is partnering with Porky Heffer on his project, entitled Endangered, using eco-friendly art to bring attention to the issues impacting wildlife. SFA Advisory and Southern Guild will be presenting the South African artist's work to Design Miami/Basel.
InsideClimate News launches the National Environment Reporting Network
InsideClimate News is working to ensure the news ecosystem doesn’t lose the environmental journalist.
Climate Change behind insect-borne illness rise
Diseases caused by mosquitos, ticks and fleas tripled in the U.S. since 2004, due in large part to warming temperatures and changing rain patterns.
New study finds catastrophic loss of mangroves
Mangroves are vital to stabilizing the global climate system but we are losing them at an alarming rate.
New report proves 100% Renewable is achievable and affordable
A new scientific article debunks a number of myths used against renewable energy.
Lion Recovery Fund aims to halt lion crisis while there is still hope
LRF announces six grants across key lion states in Africa to support lion conservation.
A roadmap to 100% renewable hydrogen
Energy Independence Now (EIN), in collaboration with The Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation and The California Hydrogen Business Council (CHBC), released a roadmap outlining key strategies to promote renewable hydrogen (RH2) production that will help California achieve its clean energy and clean transportation goals.
Chinese companies backing megadam threaten survival of new orangutan species
Companies breach own environmental policies and government guidelines in construction of new Indonesian dam.