The Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services has identified the main drivers of biodiversity loss: changes in land and sea use; exploitation of natural resources; climate change; pollution; and invasion of alien species.
State government commitments for 2030 have put Australia within reach of meeting global expectations on tackling the climate crisis, but it will fall short unless the Morrison government steps up, a new analysis has found.
A new report shows Canada is trailing behind other wealthy countries when it comes to cutting carbon emissions, and outlines concrete steps that can be taken to help the world limit warming to the 1.5 C goal set by the Paris Agreement.
What is arguably the world’s most important satellite will go into orbit on Monday from California. Landsat-9 is the continuation of a series of Earth-observing spacecraft stretching back almost 50 years.