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Polar bear assessment brings both good and troubling news

Polar bear assessment brings both good and troubling news

Last month, the Polar Bear Specialist Group of the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) released a new assessment of polar bears. The findings reveal the most up-to-date...

18 November 2019

Tundra to tropics: Flyway cooperation for Arctic-breeding species

Tundra to tropics: Flyway cooperation for Arctic-breeding species

Many different bird species migrate to the Arctic to breed—and some are struggling to cope with the effects of climate change and other environmental hazards.

11 October 2019

Wadden Sea, Germany

Wadden Sea, Germany

Life inches above the sea

24 September 2019

Taimyr, Russia

Taimyr, Russia

Where reindeer face extinction

24 September 2019

Miami, Florida

Miami, Florida

At the front lines of climate action

24 September 2019

Chittagong, Bangladesh

Chittagong, Bangladesh

As a large port city, Chittagong is on the front lines of the climate crisis, already experiencing regular flooding due to sea level rise.

24 September 2019

Utqiagvik, Alaska

Utqiagvik, Alaska

A community ravaged by coastal erosion

24 September 2019

Arctic melt matters

Arctic melt matters

Disappearing snow, sea ice, glaciers and permafrost means the polar regions have become profoundly different from what we imagine. All that melting means massive changes for the rest of the ...

24 September 2019