"The tourism industry, desperate to maintain tourist numbers, is looking beyond the natural beauty of the reef because it's not quite what it was," said dive operator Tony Fontes.
As corporations shift to focusing on environmental and social sustainability, Intrepid Travel is ahead of the curve.
The Pangolin, quite possibly one of the strangest and most unique animals in the world, is on the verge of extinction.
President Donald Trump has eviscerated the Endangered Species Act at the worst possible time for wildlife and the planet. And humans will ultimately pay the price.
Despite public outcry, canned lion hunts are still big in South Africa and the perpetrators often hide under the conservationist umbrella.
A post-mortem examination conducted by the Cetacean Strandings Investigation Programme suggests the animal was killed deliberately.
The duke dismissed the idea that environmental damage is a necessary by-product of economic growth.
Botswana has the largest elephant population on the continent and has traditionally been seen as a safe haven for the animals. However, poaching appears to be rapidly increasing.
Plant extinctions endanger other organisms, ecosystems and the ability of humans to survive on our planet.
Get up close and personal with endangered pachyderms at these ethical elephant sanctuaries.
Researchers predict that the average total body mass of mammals will drop by 25 percent over the next century.
"At restaurant tonight waitress asks if we want straws. Says she has to ask now in fear of THE STRAW POLICE," Nunes tweeted to his 380,000 followers.
Today some 500,000 bison have been restored in over 6,000 locations.
Sometimes his royal highness even leaves nuts for squirrels in his jacket pockets.
Last month China announced it would allow the use of rhino and tiger products under certain circumstances.
Pando is a unique "forest of one tree" covering some 106 acres of the Fishlake National Forest in Utah.
"Killer whale populations found in the most polluted seas around Japan, Brazil, the U.K. or in the northeast Pacific, the authors report, are tending toward complete collapse."
Falkland Islands trade minister Teslyn Barkman said the British government must implement a "no penguins left behind" strategy.
Little is known about the world's second largest shark.
Nearly every species of lemur is increasingly threatened by illegal hunting and climate change in Madagascar, the only country where lemurs are naturally found.