UN tool uses satellite data to help farmers save water.

The tool allows users to spot areas where water is used inefficiently and take action by changing the irrigation system or switching to a...

Conservationists guardedly optimistic about funding to restore forests, coasts and flood-prone areas.

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Cosumnes River provides model for floodplain restoration in California.

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Water scarcity causes Cauvery Delta anguish.

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Why the menace of mosquitoes will only get worse.

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Our climate future is actually our climate present.

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China’s plan to cut shipping emissions

Every year, over 60% of the world’s seaborne cargoes and 30% of the world’s shipping containers pass through China’s ports, creating an air pollution problem Beijing...

Discovery in northern lakes may be key to understanding early life on Earth

Many Canadian lakes can provide new insights into ancient oceans, a team of researchers has discovered, and these findings could advance research about greenhouse...

Indigenous peoples given a voice at UN climate talks

In a landmark deal, nations gathered in Bonn agreed to create a platform for indigenous peoples to actively participate in the UN climate talks.  For...