Nature and Environment Articles

Explore how sustainability creates a connection between our communities and the natural world that sustains us.

Rights for La Bievre River in Paris

By Darlene May Lee, Earth Law Center

Darlene Lee discusses Earth Law Center partnering with Notres Affaires a Tous to seek rights recognition to continue the daylighting of La Bievre River in Paris.

To Create a Sustainable City, We Must Re-Engineer our Thinking

By Christopher Nyerges

I have found that once an individual sees that the so-called weeds in an empty field are actually great nutritious food or medicine, they suddenly take a very personal interest in protecting and caretaking the land.

Monitoring Air Quality in Homes and Workshops

By Kayla Matthews

Monitoring air quality in your home and workshop can help you prevent indoor air quality problems and the potential resulting health effects.

How Eric Sloane Influenced My Work

By Christopher Nyerges

Iā€™m not trying to become another Sloane, but if I could get my level of artistry closer to his, my skill will have increased.


Ecotourism and Nature Travel to the Gulf Shores of Alabama: Part 2

By Lisa Kivirist

Alabama's Orange Beach and the Gulf Shores are becoming a natural playground, an ecotourism destination where you can hike, bike and even join a yoga festival nestled within one of the many parks and nature preserves.

Memories, Realities, and Garden Adaptation

By Oscar H. Will III

The Editorial Director of MOTHER EARTH NEWS describes adapting his gardening strategy to suit his circumstances.

Photos from the Field: Beekeeper Collects a Colorful Honey Harvest

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