Doug Peacock is an American naturalist and outdoorsman and author of Grizzly Years: In Search of the American Wilderness
, a memoir of his experiences observing grizzly bears. His other books include Walking It Off: A Veteran’s Chronicle of War And Wilderness
and The Essential Grizzly: The Mingled Fates of Men and Bears
, co-authored by his wife, Andrea Peacock.
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The magnificent creature at the heart of the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem now confronts two grave perils: the loss of its key food source because of rising temperatures, and increased killing by humans. A renowned grizzly expert argues that it’s time to once again protect Yellowstone’s grizzlies under the Endangered Species Act.
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Photographer Peter Essick documents the swift changes wrought by global warming in Antarctica, Greenland, and other far-flung places. View the gallery.
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The Warriors of Qiugang
, a Yale Environment 360
video that chronicles the story of a Chinese village’s fight against a polluting chemical plant, was nominated for a 2011 Academy Award for Best Documentary (Short Subject).
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In a Yale Environment 360
video, photographer Pete McBride documents how increasing water demands have transformed the Colorado River, the lifeblood of the arid Southwest. Watch the video.