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.
Using tiny, cheap recorders, sound processing software, and satellite imagery, he showed that even intensively managed landscapes can sustain biodiversity
When stargazers look for animals
A new study finds that a primary culprit has been rising gas prices—spurring denser development in communities across the country.
A team of 200+ scientists ran a first test to see whether the new IUCN green list, which focuses on recovery, actually helps conservation efforts.
As conservationists push to save habitat from destruction, a study of Indonesian reefs finds that giving local Indigenous communities a hand in managing reserves makes for more effective protections.
The government reimburses farmers for conserving country’s tremendous plant diversity.
Illegal fishing is getting harder, thanks to public surveillance from space
They transplanted native crabs to degraded coral reefs patches to help clear out the seaweed. It worked better than they imagined.
Prioritizing terrestrial species leaves freshwater ones behind — but the opposite isn't true.
The Human Age will be shaped by the species we create and foster as well as the ones we kill off