Written by Madeline Van Tassel | February 15th, 2013
This peaceful photo reminds me of a John Muir quote: “Keep close to Nature’s heart… and break clear away, once in awhile, and climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods. Wash your spirit clean.”
Written by Jack Hurd | February 12th, 2013
In honor of Valentine’s Day, Jack Hurd examines the history of the cacao bean and explains how you can make sure your chocolate is responsibly harvested.
Written by Nicole Levins | February 1st, 2013
Written by Megan Sheehan | January 17th, 2013
Written by Jack Hurd | January 3rd, 2013
Jack Hurd makes some New Year’s resolutions for 2013 and introduces a fun new infographic that explains how individuals can help save Asia-Pacific’s forests.
Written by Jeff Opperman | November 19th, 2012
Though NBC’s Revolution is a work of fiction, there are many — too many — people here in the real world that rely on firewood as a source of light and fuel.
Written by Jack Hurd | November 5th, 2012
In Lao PDR, new options are making sustainable forest management the best choice for local people and businesses alike.
Written by Sarah Volkman | October 16th, 2012
Invasive forest insects like the emerald ash borer and Asian longhorned beetle threaten our brilliant fall foliage.
Written by Jack Hurd | October 12th, 2012
A changing world is squeezing the coastal and forest-dwelling communities that need nature to survive. How can we help protect these people and nature?
Written by Jeremy Bailey | October 10th, 2012
When it comes to fire, there is good fire and bad fire. Good fire restores health to a dying forest, prevents megafires from consuming life and protects our water.