Monthly Archives: August 2013

Are parks still relevant?

Originally posted on CalPark Voices:
There is an interesting article published in The Economist this month about declining visitation numbers in national parks, particularly among young Americans. The article, “Why go outside when you have an iPhone?,” concludes that today’s…

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A place worth saving: Yasuni

I frequently discuss conservation in urban areas or areas where humans live and work- but that does not discount the value of more continuous swaths of nature with minimal human activities- the two forms of conservation are not and should … Continue reading

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A whole world of tiny awesome with the Bug Chicks!

These women are awesome and their campaign is fantastic- check out this video and support them at: http://igg.me/at/thebugchicks

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