Written by Megan Latour | September 23rd, 2013
Our resident knitting experts thinks knitting rules. She also just created a beautiful shawl from sustainable wool from sheep raised in Patagonia. What makes wool sustainable? Read on to find out!
Written by Megan Latour | September 16th, 2013
Why choose synthetic clothing dye when blueberries, spinach and turmeric can produce rich, natural colors? For the next step in the quest to follow wool from farm to closet, we’re turning to nature to find dye for our yarn.
Written by Megan Latour | September 9th, 2013
Next up in our Farm to Closet series, we’re getting behind a spinning wheel with freshly sheered sustainable wool and learning how to spin fiber into something usable. How hard could it be?
Written by Megan Latour | September 3rd, 2013
Knowing where your food comes from – the “farm to table” concept – is all the rage. But what about your clothes? Can it still be done “naturally”? Is it possible to follow that path?
Written by Mary Conti | August 12th, 2013
Don your hip waders and join our New Jersey staff as they navigate thick marsh and even thicker swarms of flies into raptor territory for an incredible osprey banding experience.
Written by Megan Sheehan | July 31st, 2013
Written by Trevor Martin | June 14th, 2013
Written by Megan Sheehan | June 13th, 2013
Written by Bill Ulfelder | January 24th, 2013
Our blogger follows his grandfather’s advice and travels to the Amazon. But will it be there for his grandchildren to see?
Written by Darci Palmquist | October 16th, 2012
Amazon conservation is her area of expertise, Alaskan malamutes are her favorite dogs–meet a Conservancy scientist helping lower global deforestation and secure indigenous rights.