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The Revelator: Trump administration rolls back water quality standards
The Revelator: Trump administration rolls back water quality standards (February 24, 2020)

States with fewer local protections and resources will suffer the most — as will their people and wildlife.


The Revelator: Residents of small town derail fracking operation
The Revelator: Residents of small town derail fracking operation (February 3, 2020)

A small town that’s home to the famous Best Friends Animal Society took an unconventional path to face down a fracking operation.


The Revelator: Indigenous peoples threatened in their own homelands
The Revelator: Indigenous peoples threatened in their own homelands (January 27, 2020)

A vulnerable culture living in a severely degraded section of the Colombian Amazon is in desperate need of international respect and support.


The Revelator: Trump destablizes public lands with move of key federal agency
The Revelator: Trump destablizes public lands with move of key federal agency (December 10, 2019)

The Bureau of Land Management relocation to Colorado reflects a widespread pattern of destabilization under Donald Trump.


The Revelator: Trump's new 'radical' leader for public lands
The Revelator: Trump's new 'radical' leader for public lands (November 4, 2019)

The ethically challenged acting director of the Bureau of Land Management made a tense appearance at the Society of Environmental Journalists conference to discuss his radical record.


The Revelator: Alaska is getting warmer. It's also melting. That's bad for everyone.
The Revelator: Alaska is getting warmer. It's also melting. That's bad for everyone. (October 31, 2019)

As remote Alaska warms and melts, it kicks off changes that will affect global systems and worsen climate change.


Karuk Tribe turns to traditional knowledge to protect homelands
Karuk Tribe turns to traditional knowledge to protect homelands (August 29, 2019)

Returning prescribed fire to California forests is the focus of a new climate-adaptation plan from the Karuk Tribe, but the federal government will need to play big role.


The Revelator: Books provide insight into #NoDAPL movement and food sovereignty
The Revelator: Books provide insight into #NoDAPL movement and food sovereignty (August 5, 2019)

New books tackle tough issues related to climate change, extinction, Indigenous sovereignty, ocean conservation and a whole lot more.


The Revelator: Bringing energy independence to Indian Country
The Revelator: Bringing energy independence to Indian Country (May 2, 2019)

An organization focused on increasing energy independence for American Indians is helping to bring light, jobs and new opportunities to tribal communities.


The Revelator: Jaguars once thrived in the Americas. Until borders arrived.
The Revelator: Jaguars once thrived in the Americas. Until borders arrived. (April 30, 2019)

When big cats cross from one country into another, they can fall victim to wildlife traffickers, drug cartels, highways and more emerging threats.


The Revelator: Te-Moak Tribe decries lack of consultation on drilling plans
The Revelator: Te-Moak Tribe decries lack of consultation on drilling plans (April 3, 2019)

A plan to lease oil and gas drilling rights on nearly a million acres of land near the Te-Moak Tribe of the Western Shoshone illustrates the consistent lack of government consultation with tribes.


The Revelator: Tribes without recognition struggle to protect their heritage
The Revelator: Tribes without recognition struggle to protect their heritage (March 12, 2019)

Many tribes still lack legal recognition and struggle to maintain their cultural heritage and the environment.


Gary Paul Nabhan: Border communities don't want a wall -- we have a better solution
Gary Paul Nabhan: Border communities don't want a wall -- we have a better solution (February 27, 2019)

What border communities really need are solutions to address economic, health and climate problems — and the mesquite tree can help.