Study: Environment reporters facing harassment and murder

This The Guardian article discusses just how dangerous it can be for reporters to write about climate change. Tally of deaths makes it one of most dangerous fields for journalists after war reporting.

Thirteen journalists who were investigating damage to the environment have been killed in recent years and many more are suffering violence, harassment, intimidation and lawsuits, according to a study.

The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ), which produced the tally, is investigating a further 16 deaths over the last decade. It says the number of murders may be as high as 29, making this field of journalism one of the most dangerous after war reporting.

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