Protected areas are not forever

Protected area coverage has grown, but their impermanence means they must be defended.

Australia bid to drop protected waters the wrong move, experts say

This week, Australia’s parliament will decide whether to scuttle planned protections for its abundant waters.

What happens to U.S. landscape when protected areas vanish?

In the wake of the Interior Secretary’s recommendations to reduce 10 national monuments, a CI scientist explains what the legacy of that action could look like.

How ‘protected’ are Amazon’s protected areas?

New research on a phenomenon known as PADDD suggests they are not as secure as we might think.