Raillan Brooks

Raillan Brooks is a former assistant editor at Audubon and current editor at The Huffington Post. Follow him on Twitter at @raillan_ebrooks.

Articles by Raillan Brooks

Skeleton Crew: The Bones and Bodies Behind RISD's Nature Lab

June 26, 2015 — For 78 years, the Edna Lawrence Nature Lab at the Rhode Island School of Design has given art students a place to inspect—and draw inspiration from—the natural world.

Staten Island's Congressional Candidate Comes out Against Trans-Pacific Partnership

March 10, 2015 — New York City Councilman Vincent Gentile lambasts the free trade agreement that could gut environmental and labor protections the world over.

Turning Poland's Vistula River Into a Shipping Superhighway

March 07, 2015 — Before reopening one of its historic waterways, Eastern Europe takes a look at the environmental benefits—and the downsides.

The Sage-Grouse Initiative Scores $200 Million

February 13, 2015 — The public-private partnership to save the Greater Sage-Grouse gets a big boost.

12 Views of a Warming World

January 26, 2015 — Photographers capture a dozen scenes of a changing planet.

9 New Ideas to Cut Carbon Emissions

January 26, 2015 — These solutions could stem emissions from food, fuel, and beyond.

Coming Attractions: Winter 2015

January 01, 2015 — Events for bird lovers across the country.

Tokyo's Got a Parrot Problem

December 08, 2014 — Feral parakeets, let loose after an exotic pet craze, have taken over the world's largest city.

The Endangered Species List Gains the Gunnison Sage-Grouse

November 12, 2014 — The Federal Fish and Wildlife Service listed the bird as a threatened species.

Florida’s Got a New Constitutional Amendment for Conservation. What Now?

November 05, 2014 — There is still time to fumble the state's landmark new conservation initiative.