Environment

The boreal forest is threatened by climate change and human activity. Without urgent action, it could reach a terrifying tipping point.
New research shows that climate regulations work — but more countries need to get on board.
Conservationists suspect manatees are suffering from a lack of sea grass, which the beloved sea cows eat.
The animals were mostly likely infected by staff and other animals will be tested as well.
Wolves lost protection in the last days of the Trump administration. Now hunters want their trophies before President Joe Biden changes things.
The new president said he won't build “another foot of wall” — but border communities fear he may already be breaking his promise.
"We are devastated," said the president of Friends of Animals, which manages the Primarily Primates sanctuary near San Antonio.
Gates, who has warned that climate change will prompt more extreme weather, stressed that natural gas failures caused much of the state's power crisis.
The billionaire said fighting climate change would take dramatic innovation over the next 30 years on a scale unlike any in human history.
The ruling says it was "arbitrary and capricious" for the Trump administration to suddenly drop sage grouse protections to allow mining.