The Skyline Wilderness Park is Napa, CaliforniaâEUR(TM)s largest outdoor recreational area.The expansion would scar the land and endanger local wildlife and plant habitat. Treasured hiking trails would be displaced
Oak Mountain State Park, AlabamaâEUR(TM)s largest state park, is under attack by the proposal for a new hotel complex. The park is a coveted wilderness that supports a variety of plants and wildlife, and the hotel would negatively impact the natural habita
It's not Earth Day 2014 any more, but these photos were still amazing, and help to remind us not only of what we don't know about our entire planet, but why it's more important than ever to take care of and save it!
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.
Don't Frack Public Lands !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! America's vast and cherished public lands are rightfully known as national treasures. But these iconic lands are at risk from fracking for oil and gas. Please sign !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
We are facing a big storm and I'm directly in its path. 47 Miles from Boston MA and 17 miles from Providence Rhode Island. Fall River is right in the line for the heaviest snow fall. I might be off line for a few or more days, cross fingers for me.
The problem of saving the planet is, in fact, a battle to save the world from mankind. According to several studies in the journal Science, we are in the midst of the sixth "mass extinction of life on Earth.
The earth has gone through mass extinctions before, with very little left on the planet, then come back. Even humanity faced a time when it appears less than 3,000 humans existed. Are we reaching another similar event?
Since late 2012, as hydraulic fracturing and tar sands drilling created a glut of oil, the industry has scrambled to transport the fossil fuel from drill sites to the east and west coasts, where it can potentially be shipped overseas to more lucrative...
President Obama's proposal to designate 12.3 million acres of oil-rich land as new wilderness in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge is likely to stir an explosive federal debate over energy and conservation. A herd of porcupine caribou trek
Australia could be on track for a temperature rise of more than 5C by the end of the century, outstripping the rate of warming experienced by the rest of the world, unless drastic action is taken to slash greenhouse gas emissions.
Hundreds of millions of pounds of MonsantoâEUR(TM)s Roundup, the most widely used herbicide in the world, are now routinely sprayed on 160 different crops, just before harvest, including wheat, potatoes, oats, canola, flax, peas and dried beans.
"Nothing is bigger than the ARPA - the Amazon Region Priotected Areas Program," says Carter Roberts, president and CEO of WWF. âEURoeIt is one of the biggest conservation projects of all time." Now you can explore what's being done.
This week, residents of La Habra Heights, California, rang in the New Year with a victory that ensures the small town will have a fair chance at banning new oil and gas drilling come election time in March.
Public transportation in New York will shut down and only emergency vehicles will be allowed on the roads in 13 counties -- and on the streets of New York City -- as of 11 p.m., said Gov. Andrew Cuomo.