Cattle farmers in Australia’s Hunter Valley are slowly losing their livelihood. The ongoing drought is killing the grassland and thereby the animal's feed. Many herds have already shrunk, and rain is not in sight.
The forests and grasslands sweeping down to the Kenyan coast are rich with flowering plants that offer a feast for bees. Local farmers profit from their honey – as well as the crops they pollinate.
A nature reserve in the Netherlands aims to create unspoiled wilderness – but has sparked animal lovers' ire. If thousands of cattle, ponies and deer die each winter, is it nature's way – or animal cruelty?
Soils are a double-edged climate sword. They are huge reservoirs of organic carbon and can act as a carbon sink. But they can also release CO2 into the atmosphere when used unsustainably.
Beavers haven't been resident in the UK for 400 years. But conservationists in England's southwest are showing how bringing back the busy rodent could be a boon for the environment.
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