Nick Clark

Nick Clark

Nick Clark is the environment editor for Al Jazeera English. He has also works as a network presenter and correspondent and is a Royal Television Society award winner. He was a 2014 Knight Science Journalism Fellow at MIT.

Europe

COP24: Coal-dependent Poland refrains from adopting clean energy

It is evident that for coal-dependent nations like Poland, transition to clean energy is long way off.

COP24: Coal-dependent Poland refrains from adopting clean energy

Europe

COP24: World leaders to discuss climate challenges in Poland

Wildfires, droughts and hurricanes are among many environmental challenges to be discussed at the UN climate conference.

COP24: World leaders to discuss climate challenges in Poland

Antarctica

Proposal could create world's largest protected area in Antarctic

Protection of two million square kilometres of pristine Wedell Sea under discussion in Australia this week.

Proposal could create world's largest protected area in Antarctic

United Kingdom

London summit scrutinises $23bn global wildlife trafficking

Wildlife trafficking is the fourth-most lucrative transnational crime after drugs, weapons and human trafficking.

London summit scrutinises $23bn global wildlife trafficking

Iceland

Calls in Iceland to ban commercial hunting of whales

Iceland does not publicise its whale hunting industry much, and with declining public support, graphic images of what could be a Blue Whale being slaughtered is a PR nightmare for the country.

Calls in Iceland to ban commercial hunting of whales

Europe

Climate change threatens Greenland's sled dog culture

Unstable winter seas are forcing fishermen to use boats instead of sled dogs to fish and hunt seals, threatening the historic tradition of its unique hunting lifestyle.

Climate change threatens Greenland's sled dog culture

US & Canada

Greenland villages face tsunami threat over giant glacier

A huge 11 million-tonne iceberg grounded just outside village of Innaarsuit could cause life-threatening waves, endangering the coastal homes of the town's 169 residents.

Greenland villages face tsunami threat over giant glacier

Antarctica

Curtains, clothes and ice

Scientists exploring one of the last remaining pristine areas of Antarctica to bolster case for creating sanctuary area.

Curtains, clothes and ice

Antarctica

The Weddell Sea proposal: Petition to create world's largest protected area

The Weddell Sea in Antarctica is the coldest sea on the planet yet is home to an extraordinary ecosystem.

The Weddell Sea proposal: Petition to create world's largest protected area

Antarctica

Antarctica tourism growing steadily, posing potential ecological threat

Tourism numbers in Antarctica have grown from 4,000 to more than 30,000 a year in less than two decades, Greenpeace says.

Antarctica tourism growing steadily, posing potential ecological threat

Antarctica

A frigid journey into Antarctica

The Weddell Sea in Antarctica is the coldest sea on the planet yet is home to an extraordinary ecosystem.

A frigid journey into Antarctica

United States

A year of Trump: Reversing Obama-era environmental policies

The US president prominently abandoned the Paris Climate Agreement and used his executive power to dismantle existing environmental regulations in the US.

A year of Trump: Reversing Obama-era environmental policies