protected areas

Idaho Officials Challenge Court Order to Destroy Illegally Collected Wildlife Data
Katarina Zimmer | Dec 10, 2017 | 2 min read
A federal court had ordered the Idaho Fish and Game Department to destroy data collected from a protected wilderness area. 
Obama Protects Huge Swath of Pacific Ocean
Bob Grant | Sep 26, 2014 | 2 min read
The president exercises his authority to expand an existing marine reserve, making it the largest in the world.
Russia Blocks Antarctic Reserves
Dan Cossins | Jul 17, 2013 | 1 min read
A Russian delegation vetoes proposals to create several new marine sanctuaries in the seas surrounding Antarctica.
Border Buffers
William Laurance | Apr 1, 2013 | 3 min read
Protected areas help to conserve imperiled tropical forests, but many are struggling to sustain their resident species.