Sea turtle swimming over coral reef (© Willyam Bradberry/Shutterstock)

These sea turtles face peril

Learn about the greatest threats to sea turtles, and how conservationists are working to ensure a future for these prehistoric creatures.
Snorkeler swimming near whale shark (© Helmut Corneli/Alamy)

Protecting the ocean from 5 big threats [photo gallery]

Learn about some of the most pressing challenges to ocean health, how the U.S. government is working to address them, and how you can help.
Aerial view of town and blue sea with green islands (© Norimoto/Shutterstock.com)

How U.S. embassies tackle the climate crisis

U.S. diplomatic missions are shifting to clean energy and supporting host government efforts to tackle environmental challenges.
Cynthia Rosenzweig posing in green field of crops (© Shari Lifson)

World Food Prize winner takes on food security, climate crisis

Since the early 1980s, Cynthia Rosenzweig has helped more than 90 countries prepare for the climate crisis. Learn more here.
Cars on road at sunset (© Artens/Shutterstock)

Reducing vehicle emissions in the U.S. [infographic]

Transportation is one of the largest sources of carbon pollution. See how the U.S. government and auto industry are lowering emissions.
Two photos of Chicago showing smoky and clear skies (Left photo: © Kirn Vintage Stock/Alamy. Right photo: © M. Spencer Green/AP Images)

Learn how air quality improved in these cities

Four large U.S. cities have used new technology and environmentally friendly policies to help their residents breathe easier.
Mutale Kapekele sitting, speaking into microphone (Courtesy of WEAC/U.S. Embassy Zambia)

Zambian women build sustainable businesses

Zambian women are expanding businesses with support from U.S. programs, providing energy, food and education to their communities.
Aerial view of solar panels on large building (© Scalo Solar Solutions)

Green jobs in Pittsburgh and La Guajira

Learn how the U.S. private and public sectors are working to create more green energy jobs around the world.
Artistic arrangement of unusual-looking vegetables, including carrots and potatoes (© Shutterstock.com)

Working to stop food waste

Learn how U.S. organizations are helping to save food from being wasted, which helps to feed communities and save the environment.