April 12, 2010
In a long, nerve-racking undercover operation, a federal wildlife agent brought down one of the world’s most notorious rare-insect traffickers.
The federal government says sage grouse deserve protection, but delays listing the birds under the Endangered Species Act.
Biologists trying to photograph wolverines see martens as a nuisance, but martens are actually pretty cool creatures themselves.
In an effort to adopt out more wild horses, the Bureau of Land Management starts posting ads online.
A Franciscan manzanita, long believed extinct in the wild, is discovered near San Francisco, in the path of a highway expansion.
Soon after the EPA was founded 40 years ago, it began photographing American environmental problems for its Documerica Project.
Timothy Egan's new book, The Big Burn: Teddy Roosevelt and the Fire that Saved America, credits early firefighters for saving the Forest Service.
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