"This assessment provides the strongest scientific argument to date for the urgency to act, and for collective action to protect and restore our oceans from source to sea."
The research underlines the widespread harms caused by wildfires, which are made worse by human-caused climate change, despite their localized acute destruction.
We highlight just how widespread microplastic pollution is and the potential it has to influence climate on a global scale.
Author Paul Watson has no problem with critics calling him and his marine-life-defending colleagues pirates—it’s far better than helplessly standing by and doing nothing in the face of the violence against animals they have witnessed.
Despite claiming to endorse a carbon tax, ExxonMobil has funneled millions of dollars to lawmakers who oppose the idea.
They are calling on the government to “catalyze” change by setting mandatory science-based net zero targets.
The rhetorical battle over turning away from investments in companies contributing to climate change, it seems, has been won.
"Big Oil's offshore drilling puts the health of our communities, our local economies, and our planet at risk."
The hope is that the most recent handover will provide a model for other groups in Australia's wet tropics hoping to regain control of their traditional lands.
Hard work and persistence can pull us back from the brink just as greed and indifference can push us toward it.