Environment Articles

Planting trees must be done with care – it can create more problems than it addresses

Planting trees must be done with care – it can create more problems than it addresses

Tree planting schemes are gaining global attention and support, but Lulu Zhang reminds us that it needs to be done with care.

Inaction Fuelling the Flames

Inaction Fuelling the Flames

Greta Thunberg called on world leaders at the World Economic Forum to halt all investment in fossil fuels and end subsidies immediately. Just a small thing then…

It’s Hotting Up

It’s Hotting Up

A pair of reports show increasing temperatures are driving climate change on land and at sea. It’s time to get serious about stopping greenhouse gas emissions

How You Can Help Australia

How You Can Help Australia

Australia is burning, but there are things we can do to help. Not only through essential donations to people and animals in need, but also through our daily actions

Making 2020 the Year of the Forest

Making 2020 the Year of the Forest

Ecosia has declared 2020 the Year of the Forest. Find out more about the work they’re doing to plant trees around the globe and how you can get involved.

Captain’s Log: eXXpedition Update Leg 1-5

Captain’s Log: eXXpedition Update Leg 1-5

eXXpedition will see 300 women sail round the world on a voyage dedicated to the study of plastic pollution in our oceans. Here’s a recap of Legs 1 through 5.

Storytelling and Science Converge

Storytelling and Science Converge

We spoke with marine ecologist Adriana Vergés about her underwater reforestation projects and why storytelling is the best way to get a conservation message across

Stand for the Trees

Stand for the Trees

It’s time to Stand for the Trees with Chris Packham, Annie Lennox and Dame Emma Thompson. Watch their video and sign the pledge now

Ten Years and 76 Million Trees

Ten Years and 76 Million Trees

Our favourite search engine – Ecosia – is celebrating 10 years of powering tree planting projects around the world with our internet searches.