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Ignoring Deep-Sea Corals Is Risky for the Oceans, and for Us

The deep sea might be cold and dark, but it's not barren. Down here, an incredible diversity of corals shelters young fish like grouper, snapper and rockfish. Sharks, rays and other species live an...

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Green Groups Balk at England’s Plan to Fast Track Fracking

Government ministers published proposals Thursday that would speed the development of fracking in England, igniting opposition from environmental groups and local communities, The Independent…

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Before Royal Wedding Sermon, Rev. Curry Stood With Standing Rock Pipeline Opponents

Bishop Michael Curry, who delivered a passionate wedding sermon to royal newlyweds Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on Saturday, also gave a powerful message to Dakota Access Pipeline protesters at&h...

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Only 1% of Japan’s Largest Reef Still Healthy After Historic Bleaching Catastrophe

The reef, located in the Sekisei Lagoon, has suffered mass coral bleaching events due to rising sea temperatures in 1998, 2001, 2007 and 2016.

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Train Carrying 250,000 Liters of Fuel Derails on Kenyan Coast

A cargo train carrying 66,000 gallons of super petroleum derailed off its tracks after taking a sharp turn along Kenya's eastern coast.

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Farm Bill Harmful to Endangered Species and Conservation Fails in House

The vote didn't come down to environmental concerns, but green groups see its failure as an opportunity to craft a better bill.

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The Future of Fishing Is Big Data and Artificial Intelligence | Civil Eats

Electronic surveillance of fishing vessels could help protect fisheries.

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Controversial Kangaroo Cull Underway in Canberra

Animal rights and environmental groups question ethics, efficacy of annual event in Australia's capital.

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Opinion: The 2018 Farm Bill Battle Lines Have Been Drawn: Here’s What You Can Do

The Republican Farm Bill failed spectacularly when Republicans tried to leverage the bill to placate conservatives' agenda on immigration.

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Cities: Where the Wild Things Are

Urban wildlife isn’t in our backyard. We’re in its front yard.

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NEPA Is Under Threat—Here’s Why That Matters

NEPA gives communities a say in development projects.

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Ticks and Mosquitoes Bringing More Diseases—What Can We Do?

Cases of vector-borne disease have more than doubled in the U.S. since 2004, with mosquitoes and ticks bearing most of the blame.

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