Shark Week shines a spotlight on the threats facing sharks and other ocean life, including the president’s recent executive order calling for the “review” of several marine sanctuaries and marine monuments that could have dire impacts on ocean habitat.
Posts Categorized: California
Seven of California’s national monuments are under “review” as a result of President Trump’s executive order leveling an all-out assault on our public lands.
Now that wolves have returned to California, where are they most likely to live? Will their new territories overlap significantly with grazing lands? What can we do to keep both livestock and wolves safe from harm? With our partners from the Bren School, we started looking for answers.
As agencies fail to act in the face of devastating drought, conservation organizations are going to court to protect the water and wildlife in the San Francisco Bay-Delta estuary.
California’s Department of Pesticide Regulation confirmed the most widely used neonicotinoid – imdacloprid – is highly toxic to bees. Clearly, we need to ensure that higher levels of neonicotinoids, and other pesticides like it, are more intensely regulated in the name of the health of our pollinators.