“A red fox comes in for closer inspection of human visitors on the south side of St. Matthew Island [Alaska, United States of America]. The island grouping only gets visitors (researchers and tourists) every few years so wildlife has little to fear.” Photographer: Nathaniel Wilder

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Breaking! Massive Oil Spill From Grounded Ship In Mauritius, An Island Nation In East Africa, Is Causing An Environmental Disaster

Photo from Greenpeace Africa An environmental catastrophe has been unfolding on the island of Mauritius, after a Japanese cargo ship, vessel MV Wakashio, struck a reef off the country’s coast. One thousand metric tons of oil has already leaked into the…