START A PETITION37,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good


This Is the Quietest Place in America, and There Are Few Areas Like It Left!
Environment  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, forests, escape, travel, quiet, nature, green, trees, humans )

- 819 days ago -
As travelers, we are always looking for places to unplug, unwind and totally disconnect from the hectic world we live in. Away from human buzz, where we can get in touch with ourselves while truly getting away. So apparently, we should here.
ADVENTURE! Indonesia's Secret Treasures: Islands Passed Over By Loggers, Hunters and Conservationists
Environment  (tags: adventure, travel, environment, conservation, nature, GoodNews, world, wildlife )

- 953 days ago -
A few months ago I was asked to conduct a wildlife survey on a rarely visited island somewhere in Indonesia.
X Email Bookmark and ShareShare Earn Points What's This? Olympic National Park: A User's Guide
Environment  (tags: travel, green, GoodNews, environment, conservation, protection, nature, humans )

- 1394 days ago -
From rugged Pacific Coast beaches to the lush rain forest, this park in Washington state offers a lifetime's worth of exploration.
Great Basin National Park: A User's Guide
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, conservation, environment, nature, travel, tourism, protection, habitat )

- 1743 days ago -
The absence of cellphone service and public Internet access make this park a great place to unplug from the chaos of everyday life.
Blazing a New Trail in Oregon's Wildest Corner
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, habitat, travel, nature, protection )

- 1838 days ago -
Bivouacking in wild Louse Canyon, a team of trailblazers meets the remotest part of Oregon, on the Upper West Little Owyhee River of Malheur County.
Day 2- Jefferson National Forest and Meeting Dale and Sandy
Environment  (tags: activists, americans, celebrity, travel, transportation, women, world, society, news, interesting, government, goodnews, humans, media, freedoms, family, environment, culture, travel, world, society, humans, conservation, CoolStuff, coolstuff, environment )

- 2096 days ago -
Day 2 of GreenXC's cross country campaign to raise awareness for National Parks and Forests. Exploring Jefferson National Forest and meeting Sandy and Dale.
INDONESIA: Distressed Place and Faded Grace in North Sulawesi A Travel Essay
Environment  (tags: world, environment, travel, travelogue nature, devellopment issues, green, ecosystems, protection, humans, forests )

- 2175 days ago -
Nantu hosts abundant biodiversity that expresses unusually high species endemism--62% of Sulawesi's mammals and 34% of its bird species are endemic. Nantu protects a watershed that
How Turtles Can Conquer Atlantic By Swimming Thousands of Miles in a Perfectly Straight Line
Environment  (tags: Turtles, world's roughest oceans, Travel )

- 2302 days ago -
They are famed for their epic voyages across the world's roughest oceans. But until now, nobody quite appreciated just how good leatherback turtles were at navigation.
Got Milkweed? It May Save The Endangered Monarch Butterfly
Environment  (tags: nature, Travel, Monarch Butterfly, Landslides and herbicides )

- 2590 days ago -
Bright and ephemeral like a flittering orange ray of sunshine, the monarch butterfly is facing serious trouble. They are well-known for their annual mass migration from Canada and the U.S. down to warmer climes in Mexico, forming dense colonies before ...
Research Suggests Frequent Fires Could Help Forest Ecosystems
Environment  (tags: Ecosystems, Nature, Travel, Environment )

- 2609 days ago -
About half of the overstory trees were killed in the B&B Complex fire in 2003 near Canyon Creek in the central Oregon Cascade Range, yet a high level of tree survival and vegetation rapidly recovered, as can be seen in this photo taken in 2007. This type
Asian Carp Lose Interest in Great Lakes Amid Waffling By Obama, Illinois, Army Corps
Environment  (tags: Environmental News, Travel, Nature )

- 2623 days ago -
If only the headline were true. The truth is, leaders in the Great Lakes region are crying for help in the fight against Asian carp. Barack Obama, who just happens to be a former Illinois senator, has opposed plans, along with officials...
38% of World's Land in Danger of Turning Into Desert
Environment  (tags: Travel, Nature, Desert, Environment )

- 2630 days ago -
If you're not familiar with desertification, it might be time to get acquainted. The term describes the process where land in drier areas becomes subject to 'extreme deterioration' as a result of human activities.
Bears Rescued From Illegal Bile Farm in Vietnam
Environment  (tags: Nature, Travel, Bears, illegal bile farming operation, Vietnam )

- 2650 days ago -
Just days ago, 19 Asiatic black bears were rescued from an illegal bile farming operation in Vietnam. For six to seven years, the animals were kept in tiny concrete cages, known as 'crush cages'.
Maldives: Paradise Threatened?
Environment  (tags: travel, climate, climate-change, world, globalwarming, environment, ecosystems )

- 2660 days ago -
Endangered because of climate change, it works to be friendlier to the environment
Ten Of The Most Beautiful Places Of The World!
Environment  (tags: beauty, nature, places, travel, environment, world, news, photos, photography )

- 3017 days ago -
We live in a world blessed with sights that are beautiful beyond words. Every human being dreams of and possesses a desire to visit those places in their lifetime.

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Environment

Most Active Stories Today in Environment tagged with travel

top story finders in Environment

1. Animae C 42 popular stories

2. Carole K 41 popular stories

3. Ljiljana Milic 40 popular stories

4. natasha s 38 popular stories

5. Anna P 38 popular stories

6. Pat B 38 popular stories

7. JL A 38 popular stories

8. Joan W 36 popular stories

9. Jessica Harvey 36 popular stories

10. Liz SITE ISSUES M 36 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!

New to Care2? Start Here.