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Wilderness Reflections

Essays about the wild from
· Rick Bass
· Shelton Johnson
· Jamie Rappaport-Clark
· Brooke Williams

The Sharing Economy: Love it or Leave it?
Annie Leonard on how to make sure the sharing economy really works.

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More than 60 projects working around the world to protect our environment.

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The Altai Project

The Altai Project is thrilled to announce that Altai’s newest snow leopard protector, Mergen Markov, a former poacher, has been honored with the 2014 Disney Conservation Hero Award from Disney Worldwide Conservation Fund (DWCF).

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Restoration Initiatives

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Funds dynamic community based restoration programs in Southern California focused on protecting and enhancing wetlands and watersheds.

The 2013-2014 Request for Proposals is being circulated! apply here.

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