Whales and wheelsThenote by Dale Mills, “Japan versus whales,” in the Summer 2006 issue ofEIJ closed with the thought that Japan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs“can’t be an...
Nature in the City
SanFranciscans are fortunate to live in a climate that encourages outdoorliving year-round. Hiking, biking, surfing, fishing, birding, andsimilar activities are all available within city limits. The c...
Local News from All Over
GLOBALWorld’s bravest environmentalistsyouthforconservation.org photoSilas Kpanan’Ayoung Siakor, Yu Xiaogang, Tarcísio Feitosa da Silva,
Anne Kajir, Olya Melen, and Craig E. Willi...
Two nations, one seal
Poaching and devlopment threaten a rare seal.
Threeyears in the making, the second community-managed microhydro project onMalaysian Borneo is now up and running! In exchange for a formalcommitment to protect upstream rainforests in the buffer zon...
Big fish are mostly gone
Our demand for large amounts of inexpensive fish is emptying the ocean.
International Marine Mammal Project
EII Victory: Japanese Company Nissui Agrees to Divest Itself of Whaling Interest
International Marine Mammal Project (IMMP) declared victory in a series of campaigns aimed at Japan’swhaling ...
Remembering Maxine McCloskey
Our Earth is a better place for her having worked so tirelessly
Mark J. Palmer
But the interest?
Anotherright-wing e-mail accuses environmentalists of striving to destroy theeconomy. We value trees and slugs and bats more than a healthymanufacturing sector, he says; clean water more than a Dow ab...
Women’s Global Green Action Network
A global voice for women’s leadership
Go fetch your copy of Roderick Nash’s Wilderness and the American Mind.Go ahead! I’ll wait. Do you have it now? Open up to the index in theback. Leaf through until you find the “W&rd...
Farms in the sky
Bolivia’s farmers contend with modernization
Red Panda Project
Imaginea place where thick forests are filled with creatures of unparalleleddiversity and beauty; a place where rhododendrons bloom in pink, red,and white, and where a quick turn of your head reveals ...
The Worst Hard Time: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl
Whatdo you think of when you hear the phrase, “Dust Bowl”? Like mostpeople, I learned about the Dust Bowl in my high school history class.But even though I attended high school last centur...
Down the bayou
A marine biologist, a community, and the resolve to preserve an ocean’s bounty
West Africa Rainforest Network - US
Africa’s Gulf of Guinea and the new Gulf crisis
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For Money or for Life
World activists work for water security and human rights.