Mushroom hunters have long fanned out across the forest floor seeking what can be lucrative and delicious finds for teas, broths and medicinal remedies. But what does climate change mean for the fungi? From the Cronkite School of Journalism at…
By Melanie Porter
In just two decades, the world has lost about a tenth of its wilderness, according to a new study.
By Leigh Anne Tiffany
Why fewer monarch butterflies are surviving their winter migration to Mexico…
The wildfire burning outside of Yosemite National Park has already consumed 235 square miles of forest and threatened several small towns. Jeffrey Brown reports on the efforts more than 3,600 firefighters to battle one of the largest wildfires in California…
25 years after the Chernobyl disaster, how is the area coping? Miles O'Brien reports.
KCTS in Seattle, Washington looks into the illegal side of the holiday industry of forest greenery. Lesley McClurg has more on how forest smuggling has short term effects on businesses and long term effects on the environment.
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