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Takayna
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What If Running Could Save A Rainforest?

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A Swamp and 60 Feet
A Swamp and 60 Feet
A Swamp and 60 Feet

An unlikely community, in the most unlikely location, has become an even more unlikely force for public lands conservation.

Sakeus Bankson
10 min Read
Overburden
Overburden
Overburden

Coal built this ski town. Can the locals keep skiing without it?

Dave Quinn
9 min Read
We the Power
We the Power
We the Power

The future of energy is community-owned.

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On Letting Go
On Letting Go
On Letting Go

Ramón Navarro and Kohl Christensen bring Léa Brassy into the jaws of a Chilean monster.

Morgan Williamson
4 min Read
A Letter from 2030
A Letter from 2030
A Letter from 2030

The next nine years will be a time of resilience, rebuilding and reinvention.

Yessenia Funes
8 min Read
How We Got Here: Organic Cotton
How We Got Here: Organic Cotton
How We Got Here: Organic Cotton

The story of our switch to organic cotton starts with a bout of headaches and a trip to the lunar landscape of the San Joaquin Valley’s conventional cotton fields.

Michele Bianchi
7 min Read
A Pandemic Can’t Stop MeWater
A Pandemic Can’t Stop MeWater
A Pandemic Can’t Stop MeWater

How a nonprofit that takes San Francisco kids surfing expanded its work in 2020.

Morgan Williamson
6 min Read
Bring Hemp Home: Colorado
Bring Hemp Home: Colorado
Bring Hemp Home: Colorado

In Colorado’s San Luis Valley, two farmers are growing industrial hemp to improve their topsoil—and their bottom line—as they face worsening drought.

Jeff McElroy
6 min Read
Bring Hemp Home: Colorado
Bring Hemp Home: Colorado
Bring Hemp Home: Colorado

In Colorado’s San Luis Valley, worsening drought is causing farmers to face the prospect of losing their livelihoods. Two farmers are placing their bets on a drought-tolerant crop—industrial hemp.

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Vjosa Forever
Vjosa Forever
Vjosa Forever

Protect Europe’s Wild Rivers

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Fire Sheep
Fire Sheep
Fire Sheep

Sheep (and their poop) could help California’s climate-driven wildfires. One couple is ushering in this idea with a small flock and some supportive fire departments.

Esha Chhabra
6 min Read
Our Quest for Circularity
Our Quest for Circularity
Our Quest for Circularity

Patagonia’s journey toward zero waste and reduced carbon emissions, failed experiments included.

Archana Ram
8 min Read
The Dread Pirate Andy
The Dread Pirate Andy
The Dread Pirate Andy

Genetics is a powerful thing.

Sakeus Bankson
5 min Read
Green Reconstruction
Green Reconstruction
Green Reconstruction

Ten years after the Fukushima nuclear disaster, Japanese communities are turning toward citizen-led renewable power.

Tetsunari Iida
7 min Read
The Return of a Surf Classic
The Return of a Surf Classic
The Return of a Surf Classic

Coauthor Kim McCoy recounts discovering the mystery of what lies beneath the waves, where ocean and land meet and compete.

Kim McCoy & Willard Newell Bascom
5 min Read
The Lure of the Unclimbed
The Lure of the Unclimbed
The Lure of the Unclimbed

Reflecting on risk and partnership in Pakistan.

Anne Gilbert Chase & Jason Thompson
6 min Read
An Ancient Food for the Modern World
An Ancient Food for the Modern World
An Ancient Food for the Modern World

Why we’re backing breadfruit.

Birgit Cameron
4 min Read
All Trails Belong to Mother Earth
All Trails Belong to Mother Earth
All Trails Belong to Mother Earth

Following in Indigenous Footsteps on the Ute Pass Trail.

Renee Hutchens
7 min Read
We’ve Got the Energy
We’ve Got the Energy
We’ve Got the Energy

The ups and downs of transitioning power to the people in the Chamonix Valley.

Zoe Hart
8 min Read
Rewriting the Myth of the West
Rewriting the Myth of the West
Rewriting the Myth of the West

Two women, Black and Indigenous, reflect on the myth of the American West after horse-packing through the Sierra.

Jade Begay & Patrice Ringelstein
10 min Read
Black Bears, Black Liberation
Black Bears, Black Liberation
Black Bears, Black Liberation

A wildlife biologist uncovers an unexpected, intersectional legacy of slavery.

Dr. Rae Wynn-Grant
8 min Read
The Life-Saving Nature of Foam
The Life-Saving Nature of Foam
The Life-Saving Nature of Foam

A look into surfing’s impact vests and the people they’ve brought back home.

Gabriela Aoun
8 min Read
A Leadership Supreme
A Leadership Supreme
A Leadership Supreme

The mountain-biking star of Becoming Ruby seeks out some of skiing's most powerful females.

Brooklyn Bell
3 min Read
The Darkest Web
The Darkest Web
The Darkest Web

Protecting the Gulf of Mexico from illegal fishing.

Nathaniel Riverhorse Nakadate
11 min Read
Freedom of the Hills
Freedom of the Hills
Freedom of the Hills

Recreation in the Alabama Hills is surging at an unsustainable pace. But some people are working to ensure that it doesn’t get loved to death.

Matthew Tufts
17 min Read
Ground Control
Ground Control
Ground Control

Snowboarder Alex Yoder takes a Regenerative Organic approach to his new coffee business by thinking like an astronaut.

Johnie Gall
7 min Read
Whitmore’s Legacy
Whitmore’s Legacy
Whitmore’s Legacy

Remembering the climber and conservationist.

John Long
6 min Read
In Memory of Barry Lopez
In Memory of Barry Lopez
In Memory of Barry Lopez

In one of the last interviews he gave before he passed away, the writer and conservationist shares his reflections on the past, and the work still to do.

Malcolm Johnson
12 min Read
El Rito Santero
El Rito Santero
El Rito Santero

Nicholas Herrera brings new life to old things on his ancestral homestead in El Rito, New Mexico.

Jeff McElroy
5 min Read
Lessons from the River
Lessons from the River
Lessons from the River

50th Anniversary Wild And Scenic Rivers Act

Barry Lopez
8 min Read
Activists Want Fashion to Change
Activists Want Fashion to Change
Activists Want Fashion to Change

Climate and social justice activists are pushing the clothing industry to take better care of people and the planet.

Archana Ram
6 min Read
Stitch in Time
Stitch in Time
Stitch in Time

As a repaired shirt becomes more of an original, it still takes the author back.

Brad Wieners
5 min Read
Colin Haley’s Clothing System for Alpine Climbing in the Chaltén Massif
Colin Haley’s Clothing System for Alpine Climbing in the Chaltén Massif
Colin Haley’s Clothing System for Alpine Climbing in the Chaltén Massif

6,000 words about dressing for alpine climbing you didn’t know you needed to know.

Colin Haley
23 min Read
The Eddie Must Go (On)
The Eddie Must Go (On)
The Eddie Must Go (On)

Clyde Aikau on why the most culturally significant big-wave event in surfing will always matter.

Morgan Williamson
7 min Read
Sendero Luminoso
Sendero Luminoso
Sendero Luminoso

Back to the Wind River Range.

Josh Wharton
5 min Read
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