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While you were celebrating Earth Day, the President’s son was out killing a keystone species

By Erica Cirino On a day when millions of people across the U.S. took part in celebrating and conserving nature, Donald Trump Jr. took part in destroying it. This past Earth Day, April 22, President Donald Trump’s eldest… Read More
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Experts say marine protected areas are great but could be better with more staff and funding

When people used the oceans up until the late 1800s, they often did so with reckless abandon. Fishers would pull enormous quantities of fish from the seas and whalers would nab as many blubber-filled cetaceans as possible. Coral-hunters… Read More
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The vulnerable vaquita: Immediate action needed to save critically endangered porpoise

When most people think of cetaceans, they think of the most iconic species: dolphins and whales. The vaquita—a small gray porpoise with an elusive lifestyle that’s native to Mexico’s Gulf of California—isn’t well known to most people, despite… Read More
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