EcoZine Art & Photography Credits


Chapter 1: Predators of Africa
lioness © Pal Teravagimov Photography/Flickr/Getty Images
lion guardian © Seamus MacLennan
Dr. Laurence Frank © Dr. Michael Heithaus

Chapter 2: Bats and Bridges
bats © Karen Marks/Bat Conservation International

Chapter 3: Ocean Currents
rubber duck © PhotoDisc/Getty Images

Chapter 4: Butterfly Ecologist
monarchs on tree © Lincoln Brower
butterflies © Lincoln Brower
Alphonso Alonso-Mejia © Lincoln Brower

Chapter 5: Changing Seas
fisherman on trawler © Stephen Rose/Rainbow
shark fins © MIXA Co. Ltd./Getty Images

Chapter 6: A Little Piece of Cajun Prairie
group of students © Dr. Charles Allen
Dr. Allen with students © Dr. Charles Allen
Eunice Prairie © Dr. Charles Allen

Chapter 7: Hurricane Katrina and New Orleans
collecting seeds © Dr. Charles Allen
Hurricane Katrina floodwater © Vincent Laforet, POOL/AP Images

Chapter 8: Conserving Top Predators
gray wolf © DLILLC/Corbis
tiger shark © Fuse/Getty Images

Chapter 9: Lost Populations: What Happened?
Easter Island © Getty Images

Chapter 10: Dr. E.O. Wilson: Champion of Biodiversity
Dr. E.O. Wilson © AP/Wide World Photos
Dr. Wilson with politicians © Marc Halevi/Harvard Photographic Services
ant © Odilon Dimier/PhotoAlto/Alamy Images

Chapter 11: The Three Gorges Dam
pagoda © Geoffrey Morgan/Alamy Images
dam reservoir © John Henshall/Alamy Images
Three Gorges Dam © DigitalGlobe/Getty Images
Three Gorges landscape © Flemming Søgaard Jensen/Flickr/Getty Images

Chapter 12: Killer Smog
smog in Donora, PA © Everett Collection Inc/Alamy Images

Chapter 13: Climate Scientist
Susan Solomon © Guy Jarvis/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
polar clouds © Picture Press/Alamy Images
ozone researchers Photo Courtesy of Susan Solomon

Chapter 14: Restoring the Range
David Bamberger near lake  © Selah/Bamberger Ranch
David Bamberger © Selah/Bamberger Ranch
Texas hill country © Stephen Saks Photography/Alamy Images

Chapter 15: Genetically Modified Foods
demonstrators © Reuters NewMedia Inc./Corbis
GM researcher © Scott Beuer/U.S. Dept of Agriculture (USDA)
tomato puree © David Hoffman Photo Library/Alamy Images
traditional corn © Lynsey Addario/Corbis
corn field ©UpperCut Images/Alamy Images

Chapter 16: Gold from Ghana
Ghana mine © Greenshots Communications/Alamy Images

Chapter 17: Pipelines and Oil Sands
oil pipeline  © Accent Images
oil sands © Aurora Photos/Alamy Images
oil spill © Jim West/Alamy Images

Chapter 18: Solar Living
solar house © The Washington Post/Getty Images

Chapter 19: How Should Nuclear Waste Be Stored?
Yucca Mountain © David Howells/Corbis
nuclear waste © Science Source/Photo Researchers, Inc.

Chapter 20: Water Challenges
water filtration © Anjum Naveed/AP Images
children © Paul Hackett/In Pictures/Corbis

Chapter 21: Get Involved with the Environment
volunteer using pruners © Jim West/Alamy Images
volunteer crew © Jim West/Alamy Images
field of yellow flowers © Horizon International Images Limited/Alamy Images


Where Have All the Bees Gone?
bee researcher — Photo courtesy of Jay Evans/Agricultural Research Service/USDA

Immunity Down on the Farm
farm family © Steve Baccon/Digital Vision/Getty Images
girl feeding cows ©  Image Source/Alamy

Bark Beetles Wreak Havoc in Western U.S. and Canadian Forests
bark beetle — Photo courtesy of U.S. Global Change Research Program
forest view — Photo courtesy of U.S. Global Change Research Program

Bats Dying Off in Huge Numbers
afflicted bat — Photo courtesy of Greg Thompson/USFWS
bat colony — Photo courtesy of Greg Thompson/USFWS

Mercury Contamination in Seafood
fisherman © Ramon Cami/Fotolia

Hawaiian Agriculture and Its Impact on the Environment
agriculture field — Photo courtesy of U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)

Top Predators and Ecosystem Health
wolves and bison — Photo courtesy of Doug Smith/NPS

How “Eco” is Ecotourism?
monkey in tree © Michael Robertson/Alamy

Why Save Our Past?
highland cow © Photodisc/Getty Images
tomatoes © Superstock/Alamy

The Price of Gold
open-pit gold mine © Corbis

A New Use for Old Mines
coal mine  © Photodisc/Getty Images

Early Birds: Songbird Migration and Climate Change
eastern bluebirds ©

Go Green When You Clean
baking soda and vinegar © HMH

Waste Not, Want Not — Reducing Food Waste in America
food waste in garbage dump © g215/Shutterstock

Let’s Talk Loons
common loon with chick © Roberta Olenick/All Canada Photos/Getty Images

Dealing with Waste in Antarctica
penguins in Antarctica © Photodynamic/Shutterstock

Alaska’s Sustainable Fisheries
Sitka harbor — Photo courtesy of Susan Bronson

Pacific Island Populations Proactive in the Face of Potential Sea-Level Rise
South Pacific island © Amornthep/Shutterstock

The Environmental Impact of Plastic Bags
tree with plastic bags in its branches © bikeriderlondon/Shutterstock

Not So Rosy: The Environmental Cost of Flowers
flowers for sale © Creatas/Jupiterimages/Getty Images

A Critical Look at Captive Breeding Programs
black rhinos © Phil Noble/Reuters/Corbis

A Closer Look at the Environmental Consequences of Fracking 
containment pond © Dwight Nadig/E+/Getty Images

Does Your Face Wash Have a Dirty Little Secret?
woman washing her face © Blend Images/Alamy

Front Yard Gardens Growing in Popularity
front yard garden © Mark A Johnson/Alamy

Toxic Water in Toledo
Lake Erie water © The Washington Post/Getty Images

Quinoa: The Mother Grain
harvesting quinoa © David Mercado/Reuters/Corbis
growing quinoa © Corbis

Calcium, Plankton, and the Jellification of Lakes
Daphnia © NNehring/

Concerned Scientists Seek ESA Protection for Monarch Butterflies
monarch butterfly © Getty Images

Dust from the Saharan Desert Fertilizes the Amazon Rainforest
dust crossing ocean — Image courtesy of Conceptual Image Lab, NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center

Celebrating Earth Day Every Day
planet Earth © Loskutnikov/Shutterstock

Baddie in the Bahamas: The Invasive Lionfish
lionfish © Photodisc/Getty Images

The Demise of the Cavendish Banana
banana tree © Muellek Josef/Shutterstock

At Chernobyl Birds Adapting to Radiation
abandoned building © Alex Skelly/Flickr/Getty Images

Alternative Fuels From Unusual Sources
tobacco plants © Photodisc/Getty Images

Quenching California’s Thirst For Water
dry irrigation canal © Frederic J. Brown/Getty Images

The Rise of the Local Food Movement
farmer © Thomas Barwick/Getty Images

Fires Rage in Indonesia
Indonesian fire © Adek Berry/AFP/Getty Images

195 Countries Sign Historic Climate Agreement in Paris
President Barack Obama © Eric Feferberg/AFP/ Getty Images

Termites Lay Foundation for the Savanna Ecosystem
termite hills Graeme © Purdy/iStock/Getty Images

Are We in a New Epoch? The Case for the Anthropocene
highways © UpperCut Images/Alamy

The Flint Water Crisis
protester © Bill Pugilano/Getty Images

20 Eco-Friendly Tips to Reduce Your Impact on the Environment
planet Earth © Loskutnikov/Shutterstock

Coral Reef Bleaching Devastating Australia’s Great Barrier Reef
bleached reef © XL Catlin Seaview Survey

Battling Boat Barnacles with Biology
man scraping barnacles © Ingemar Magnusson/Alamy

Kauai’s Hawaiian Honeycreepers On the Brink of Extinction
Sami Sarkis/Photographer’s Choice RF/Getty Images

Scientists Closer to Predicting Volcano Eruptions
volcano monitoring © Konstantina Sidiropoulou/Alamy Stock Photo

Let’s Talk About Climate Change
drought © ALAN DAWSON PHOTOGRAPHY/Alamy Images

22 Environmental Things to Do for Earth Day (and Every Day)
planet earth © Loskutnikov/Shutterstock

Wax Worm Caterpillars Have a Taste for Plastic
wax worm © Kuttelvaserova Stuchelova/Shutterstock



American Samoa
Fagaalu Bay — Photo courtesy of Cheryl Wendling
blue-tailed skink — Photo courtesy of Matt Pittman

Bitter Lake National Wildlife Refuge, New Mexico
bird in flight — Photo courtesy of U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service (FWS)

Turf Wars (Ireland)
cut turf © Elzbieta Sekowska/Shutterstock

Breathing Badly in Beijing
Beijing skyline © beijingstory/E+/Getty Images

Feral Camels Wreak Havoc on the Australian Outback
Australian outback © Image Source Pink/Alamy

Gaining Access to Safe Drinking Water in Ukraine
Ukrainian countryside © Yevgen Timashov/beyond/Corbis

For the Birds: Seeking Sanctuary in Israel
white-throated kingfisher © RGB Ventures LLC dba SuperStock/Alamy

Soil Erosion in Iceland
Iceland geyser © Mirko Macari/Shutterstock

Branching Out to Save the Mongolian Forestlands
Mongolian steppe © Ocean/Corbis

Australia’s Pickiest Eater
koala bear © Purestock/Getty Images

Indonesia’s Ferocious Komodo Dragon
komodo dragon © Wolfgang Kaehler/Alamy

Madagascar’s Upside-Down Trees
baobab trees © Gil.K/Shutterstock

The 411 on Fjords
fjord © Stefan Auth/imagebroker RF/Photolibrary

Nepal’s Fragile Himalayan Landscape
Gokyo, Nepal © Craig Kassover/National Geographic Society/Corbis

The Melting Glaciers of Patagonia
Chilean glaciers © Photodisc/Getty Images

Cameroon’s Mysterious Crater Lakes
Cameroon crater lake © Harri’s Photography/Flickr Open/Getty Images

Cycling in the Netherlands
bicycles © Giancarlo Liguori/Shutterstock

Sustainable Olive Oil Production in Greece
olive tree grove © Risteski Goce/Shutterstock

The Plight of the Tasmanian Devil
Tasmanian devil © FiledIMAGE/Shutterstock

India’s Tiger Sanctuaries
Bengal tigers © Swapan Photography/Shutterstock

Protecting South Africa’s ‘Megadiversity’
South Africa landscape © Jupiterimages/Getty Images

Moldova’s Black Soil
Moldovan farmland © Limpopo/Shutterstock

Lake Chad: Vanishing Before Our Eyes
Lake Chad © Michael Fay/Getty Images

Protecting the Fisheries of Belize
Belizean fisherman casting net © Witold Skrypczak/Lonely Planet Images/Getty Images

New Zealand’s Iconic Kiwi Bird
kiwi bird © Tom McHugh/Getty Images

Greenland’s Melting Ice Sheet
Greenland ice sheet © Global Warming Images / Alamy Stock Photo

Japan’s Floundering Bluefin Tuna Industry
fishermen © FLPA/Alamy Stock Photo

The Mountain Gorillas of Rwanda
mountain gorillas © erwinf/Shutterstock

The Revitalization of Monterey Bay
sea otter © worldswildlifewonders/Shutterstock

Sweden’s Dedication to Sustainable Living
Swedish solar panels © Bohner Images/Getty Images

Scientists Solve Mystery of Deadly 1952 London Fog
London fog © Bettmann/Getty Images

The Reindeer of Finland
reindeer © JellisV/istock Getty Images Plus/Getty Images

Mexico’s Monarch Butterfly Wintering Grounds
monarch butterflies © Getty Images

The Sloths of Costa Rica
sloth © Kjersti Joergensen/Shutterstock

Gwynt y Môr Wind Farm
offshore wind farm © philipbird123/Fotolia


aluminum cans © Don Farrall/Photodisc/Getty Images
fishing boat © Corbis
glass bottle © Mettafoto/Alamy
leaves © Comstock/Getty Images
newspaper — Photo courtesy of Susan Bronson
oil well © Photodisc/Getty Images
planet Earth © Digital Vision/Getty Images
recycling bin © Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
trash can © Photodisc/Getty Images