A new study examining wildfires in California found that human activity explains as much about their frequency and location as climate influences.
Marco Pfeiffer and Ron Amundson visited the Patagonian region of Magallanes in Southern Chile to conduct exploratory research on soils that have never been described.
ESPM Ph.D. candidate Matthew Luskin's research examines the indirect impacts of converting rainforests and peatlands to industrial oil palm plantations.
Miners constructing a sluice structure in Indonesia
Dangerous, illegal, and environmentally destructive, smallholder mining nevertheless offers a shot at prosperity for marginalised rural people.