No. 276, March 9, 2023
Hello Revelator readers,
What do veganism and punk rock have in common? Musician and animal-rights activist Moby explores the surprising, shared history in his new documentary, Punk Rock Vegan Movie. Read our exclusive interview.
Drier droughts and wetter floods. Those are our future under the climate crisis. But as one expert tells us, the best solutions are waiting below our feet.
Dozens of animal and plant species exist only in captivity — they’re extinct in the wild. We still have hope for restoring wild populations, but time is running out.
From the archives:
We’re just a few days away from International Day of Action for Rivers on March 14. Read about five big threats to the world’s waterways.
Subscriber bonus: The Wild 5
Here are five more stories we’re watching this week.
1. Nations Secure UN Global High Seas Biodiversity Pact (Reuters)
2. Kentucky Residents Angered by US Forest Service Logging Plan That Targets Mature Trees (Inside Climate News)
3. US to Focus Bison Restoration on Expanding Tribal Herds (AP)
4. Tons of Dead Fish Wash Up in Florida Amid 'Red Tide' (Gizmodo)
5. Florence and Her Cubs Give Hope That West African Lion Can Come Roaring Back (The Guardian)
Share your stories:
Do you live in or near a threatened habitat or community, or have you worked to study or protect endangered wildlife? You’re invited to share your stories in our ongoing features, Protect This Place and Species Spotlight.
What should we cover next?
Our stories rely on insight from experts, frontline activists and readers around the world — especially these days, when so much seems to be happening so fast. We want to hear from you, so please drop us a line anytime.
Beavers, condors and more — look for those stories in the days ahead.
As always, thank you for reading. Stay safe and connected.