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.

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

Environment

Paris global warming agreement on track despite US pullout

Despite Donald Trump's opposition, world leaders in Bonn have agreed to continue forward with the Paris Agreement on climate change, but activists were disappointed that greater action was not taken.

Paris global warming agreement on track despite US pullout

Climate SOS

2018 a key year to 'step up climate action'

United Nations Climate Change Conference in Bonn ended with some progress on the implementation of the Paris Agreement.

2018 a key year to 'step up climate action'

Environment

Bonn: Paris Agreement will go on despite US withdrawal

Many in Bonn are predictably unhappy with President Trump's decision to withdraw the US from the Paris Agreement.

Bonn: Paris Agreement will go on despite US withdrawal

Germany

Bonn climate conference: world leaders discuss global warming

At the UN Climate Change Conference 2017 in Bonn, Germany, Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron have declared their willingness to lead the fight against global warming in the absence of US engagement.

Bonn climate conference: world leaders discuss global warming