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A New Beat For Borutta
A New Beat For Borutta
A New Beat For Borutta
Agostino Petroni

An Italian town began emptying out. Then its inhabitants turned to renewable energy to save it.

6 min de lecture
Decolonize Your Mind
Decolonize Your Mind
Decolonize Your Mind
Maaruk, Warren Jones

A Yup’ik philosopher on culture, awareness and identity.

14 min de lecture
Dispatch from Fairy Creek
Dispatch from Fairy Creek
Dispatch from Fairy Creek
Maia Wikler

Why a logging protest has become Canada’s largest act of civil disobedience.

12 min de lecture
For the Land We Inhabit
For the Land We Inhabit
For the Land We Inhabit
Felipe Cancino

The communities of Cajón del Maipo, in Chile, are seeing their environment be threatened by an unnecessary hydroelectric project.

9 min de lecture
Cold Smoke, Hot Shot
Cold Smoke, Hot Shot
Cold Smoke, Hot Shot
Connor Ryan & Micheli Oliver

A firekeeper caring for Indigenous land.

11 min de lecture
More Corals. More Fish.
More Corals. More Fish.
More Corals. More Fish.
Yessenia Funes

This marine sanctuary in the Gulf of Mexico is one of many biodiversity hotspots in the US that need more federal protection.

7 min de lecture
One Big Lie
One Big Lie
One Big Lie

An excerpt from Toxic: The Rotting Underbelly of the Tasmanian Salmon Industry.

9 min de lecture
Trails for Everybody
Trails for Everybody
Trails for Everybody
Teal Stetson-Lee

An interview with Gabo Benoit, trail advocate and mountain-bike mayor of Coyhaique, Chile.

19 min de lecture
All You Can Do
All You Can Do
All You Can Do
Mădălina Preda & Meaghen Brown

There’s so much. An interview with the co-editors of All We Can Save.

10 min de lecture
Biirrinba is Life
Biirrinba is Life
Biirrinba is Life
Alistair Klinkenberg

Childhood friends, Hayley Talbot and Dan Ross, are determined to save a mighty river.

6 min de lecture
Be Brave. Be Kind. Go Get ‘Em!
Be Brave. Be Kind. Go Get ‘Em!
Be Brave. Be Kind. Go Get ‘Em!
Aimee Eaton

Raising activist anglers.

11 min de lecture
The Ancient Tree Hunter
The Ancient Tree Hunter
The Ancient Tree Hunter
Jayme Moye

As the old-growth logging crisis heats up in Canada, a photographer goes searching for trees to save them.

11 min de lecture
Doing the Work
Doing the Work
Doing the Work
Josh Wharton

Not totally relating to some forms of climate activism, Josh Wharton found his own way to contribute.

5 min de lecture
Water Always Wins
Water Always Wins
Water Always Wins
Kristian Jackson

A lesson in the rules of trail building.

6 min de lecture
Mommy, Where Do Clothes Come From?
Mommy, Where Do Clothes Come From?
Mommy, Where Do Clothes Come From?
Allison Gibson

Nearly every Wednesday, Courtney Reynolds can be found elbow-deep in a bin of someone else’s castoffs, searching for scraps of fabric and colorful quilts to deconstruct and sew into original clothing items for her three preschool-age kids, or to sell in her online shop, Napkin Apocalypse.

9 min de lecture
Undeniable
Undeniable
Undeniable
Cassidy Randall

John Murray’s lifelong work to permanently protect the Badger-Two Medicine from oil and gas drilling.

13 min de lecture
A Swamp and 60 Feet
A Swamp and 60 Feet
A Swamp and 60 Feet
Sakeus Bankson

An unlikely community, in the most unlikely location, has become an even more unlikely force for public lands conservation.

10 min de lecture
Overburden
Overburden
Overburden
Dave Quinn

Coal built this ski town. Can the locals keep skiing without it?

9 min de lecture
A Letter from 2030
A Letter from 2030
A Letter from 2030
Yessenia Funes

The next nine years will be a time of resilience, rebuilding and reinvention.

8 min de lecture
Vjosa Forever
Vjosa Forever
Vjosa Forever

L'un des derniers fleuves sauvages d'Europe est en danger

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Fire Sheep
Fire Sheep
Fire Sheep
Esha Chhabra

Sheep (and their poop) could help California’s climate-driven wildfires. One couple is ushering in this idea with a small flock and some supportive fire departments.

6 min de lecture
Green Reconstruction
Green Reconstruction
Green Reconstruction
Tetsunari Iida

Ten years after the Fukushima nuclear disaster, Japanese communities are turning toward citizen-led renewable power.

7 min de lecture
Black Bears, Black Liberation
Black Bears, Black Liberation
Black Bears, Black Liberation
Dr. Rae Wynn-Grant

A wildlife biologist uncovers an unexpected, intersectional legacy of slavery.

8 min de lecture
In Memory of Barry Lopez
In Memory of Barry Lopez
In Memory of Barry Lopez
Malcolm Johnson

In one of the last interviews he gave before he passed away, the writer and conservationist shares his reflections on the past, and the work still to do.

12 min de lecture
Lessons from the River
Lessons from the River
Lessons from the River

50th Anniversary Wild And Scenic Rivers Act

8 min de lecture
Activists Want Fashion to Change
Activists Want Fashion to Change
Activists Want Fashion to Change
Archana Ram

Climate and social justice activists are pushing the clothing industry to take better care of people and the planet.

6 min de lecture
One Year Since Australia’s Black Summer
One Year Since Australia’s Black Summer
One Year Since Australia’s Black Summer
Sean Doherty

Photographer Paolo Pellegrin captured the aftermath of the wildfires that burned through Australia in 2019.

3 min de lecture
Connecting the Cochamó and Puelo Valleys
Connecting the Cochamó and Puelo Valleys
Connecting the Cochamó and Puelo Valleys
Felipe Cancino

A dead-end dirt road is the start to a new challenge—and a fight to protect South America’s Yosemite.

6 min de lecture
She’s Taking Out the Trash
She’s Taking Out the Trash
She’s Taking Out the Trash
Andrew O’Reilly

One woman’s decades-long fight for clean air and environmental justice.

10 min de lecture
A Matter of Love
A Matter of Love
A Matter of Love
Colin Wiseman

Marie-France Roy on speaking up for our home planet.

6 min de lecture
The Resonance of Stone
The Resonance of Stone
The Resonance of Stone
Terry Tempest Williams

“Castleton Tower has a pulse. We have a pulse. The Earth has a pulse.”

1 min de lecture
We’ve Got The Energy
We’ve Got The Energy
We’ve Got The Energy
Zoe Hart

The ups and downs of bringing power to the people in the Chamonix Valley.

8 min de lecture
Public Enemies
Public Enemies
Public Enemies
Mădălina Preda

Climate policy expert Leah Stokes on how fossil fuel interests undermine American climate policy, and what you can do to stop it.

9 min de lecture
Will You Vote for Winter?
Will You Vote for Winter?
Will You Vote for Winter?
Maia Wikler

Snow lovers and professional athletes are mobilizing to elect climate leaders.

6 min de lecture
Connecting the Dots
Connecting the Dots
Connecting the Dots
Doug Chadwick

If we continue trying to save the world one species at a time we will fail; it is time to redefine our relationship with nature so that we save all of nature.

9 min de lecture
Hell Yeah, Your Vote Counts
Hell Yeah, Your Vote Counts
Hell Yeah, Your Vote Counts
Patrick Shea

A reminder of why voting is essential to the protection of our public lands.

3 min de lecture
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