The law regulating trees on private property hadn't been touched in over a decade. But advocates wonder: Is the new one closer to meeting climate needs?
Our guide to whale nomenclature can help you follow the trail of numbers and nicknames.
The U.N. High Seas Treaty is a historic agreement for marine conservation, but its impact on the plummeting fish population is still uncertain.
Crosscut reporter Hannah Weinberger discusses the Seattle policy that many homeowners don't even know exists.
At odds with the national society’s decision to keep its contested name, the local birding group is rebranding to support inclusivity.
Scientists say the agency is siding with the companies, even after it acknowledged that open-pit mining in Butte is unsafe and requires major cleanup.
The Wei Wai Kum Nation uses Indigenous practices of eco-cultural restoration.
The Guardian Watchmen, a group of Wei Wai Kum First Nations citizens, use traditional methods to protect Vancouver Island's fragile ecosystems.
Reforestation starts with sufficient seed supply. The state Department of Natural Resources is partnering with the U.S. Forest Service to restock it.