In conservation we generally assume that introduced species are an ecological threat. Is that so or is the concept of non-native species another western cultural construct?
New research stresses that overconsumption in the most affluent countries is the principal cause of the current environmental crisis
In Europe, governments are failing to intervene to address the issue of dogs interbreeding with wolves in the wild, which risks to affect wolves’ key ecological role, their unique features, and the broader set of values that people associate with them.
New evidence sheds light on how the intricate lives of European hunter-gatherers deeply intertwined with those of carnivore species.
Why do some kids like nature more than others? It comes down to how often their are in direct contact with it, the kind of input they receive from their families, and how much they learn and know about it.
Fighting for environmental protection is fighting for justice and equality. If these values resonate with you, then you ought to be an eco-warrior and join the protests.
The pursuit of constant economic growth has failed us, from both social and environmental perspectives. Degrowth provides us with a better, greener, and more equal and just alternative to build our society on. It is time to bring the debate to the public.
To attract extra clicks, news articles on human-wildlife encounters are often biasedly and negatively portrayed. In this sense, such sensationalism in the news undermines the objectives of wildlife conservation.
Time to look at that elephant in the eyes and lead it out of the room, once for all.
The COVID-19 pandemic shows us that society has a hidden reservoir of deep trust in science, which needs to become the normality.
The economic and cultural hegemony of the Global North on the South is conserving wildlife but oppressing indigenous and rural people. This calls for a change. Conservation doesn’t have to be brutal.
As we come to terms with the idea that ecosystems are dynamic, we are faced with a new challenge: conserving what changes.
The concept of nature is abstract and ambiguous. The definition of nature we embrace, whether consciously or not, will ultimately shape the future of conservation and society at large.
Climate change aggravates gender inequality issues, which in turn hamper our ability to effectively mitigate climate change.
Why are hedgehogs declining?