URGENT: Hold Your Senators Accountable As President-elect Trump assembles his new Administration, it's essential that the people he appoints to run US federal agencies take seriously the threats we face from climate change and their responsibility to protect our land, water, wildlife and clean air.
We've all heard about climate change due to rising sea levels and increasing atmospheric carbon dioxide from the burning of fossil fuels. But the question is, how rapidly is the climate actually changing? The recently signed Paris Agreement, in which... read more
North America's Grasslands, a landscape that once seemed to offer the promise of endless resources, are being lost to the plow faster than deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon. This year, WWF is releasing the first edition of a new annual publication called the Plowprint Report, whose purpose is to track annual grassland conversion to cropland across the Great Plains, and to provide a consistent way to measure the loss of this important habitat type.