In this new epoch, human influence is ubiquitous in the natural world. Coverage of terrestrial, freshwater, and marine ecosystems in Anthropocene magazine takes a critical look at humans’ changing relationship with the natural world—and ways to promote biodiversity in the novel ecosystems we’ve created.
Managed collectively, backyards could become more biodiverse landscapes
Tech companies are rapidly networking the environment in ways that will transform our perception of nature—just as social media reshaped our relationships with each other. What could possibly go wrong?
A new analysis reveals how a rural clinic helped save more than 27 square kilometers of tropical Indonesian forest—equating to more than $65 million worth of avoided carbon emissions
Trying to make nature valuable has had a disappointing track record.
The government reimburses farmers for conserving country’s tremendous plant diversity.
In the past, forest restoration could be informed by what once was. Now we have to make hard decisions about what we’re working toward.
According to a new estimate, reducing ozone pollution has saved 1.5 billion birds over the past 40 years.
Sharks attack very few people—but current mitigation efforts kill a lot of sharks. Is blimp-based surveillance a better option?
A study finds that crops occur in every category of protected habitat on the planet, making up 6% of all conserved land
Prioritizing terrestrial species leaves freshwater ones behind — but the opposite isn't true.