EPA is recommending abandonment of the Clean Water Rule, despite the plethora of science showing the value of small wetlands to wildlife and water quality.
However you feel about climate change, there is little doubt and much worry about the spread of ticks and Lyme disease northward.
The purchase and upkeep of exotic plantings is often misguided.
In the case of PM2.5 what you can’t see can hurt you.
production of wood pellets for fuel is likely to put more CO2 in the atmosphere and maintain less biodiversity on the land during the next several decades.
Nature is validating what we know about climate change from long-term records of temperature.
Like rising sea-level and more acidic seawater, warmer ocean temperatures will extract an economic cost
Each road creates new “edge” habitat in nature, and fragments the landscape into small units that are often less conducive to the persistence of wildlife.
Like booze, sex and profanity, plastics have become a sin.
If we are to store carbon in soils, better management of agricultural lands might be one avenue to pursue.