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Help Conservation International tell the world that from rainforests to coral reefs, #WeNeedNature.

I hope you enjoy this daily compilation of stories culled from Portland area nature tweets. I think the folks @smallrivers have done a great job with t... by Nature of Portland

A study finds that wild environments boost well-being by reducing obsessive, negative thoughts.

Julia Roberts, Harrison Ford, Kevin Spacey, Edward Norton, Penélope Cruz, Robert Redford and Ian Somerhalder all join forces to give nature a voice. Watch th...

In a country as big and diverse as America, it’s easy to see all the ways we’re different from our neighbors. But conservation is living proof that we can find common ground.

What beautiful things surround you? From regal snowcapped mountain ranges or transparent aquamarine ocean waters, the beauties that nature offers delight people around the globe.

Overlooking Alpine Pond at Skyline Ridge Open Space Preserve, the David C. Daniels Nature Center features imaginative displays that both children and adults can enjoy.

Orion brings ideas, writers, photographers, and artists together, focused on nature, the environment, and culture, addressing environmental and societal issues.

Find biological strategies and inspired ideas relative to your innovation challenges, so you can emulate time-tested forms, processes, and systems.

Restoration efforts are giving vulnerable native species a second chance on islands in the Indian Ocean.

Physical health. Childhood obesity has been on the rise for years, and it’s clear that reversing that trend won’t be easy. But physical exercise , especially in the form of unstructured outdoor play , can be a big part of the strategy. Other issues that may be partly remedied by more time outside include vitamin D deficiencies and nearsightedness. In recent years, pediatricians have even been…

COMMITED TO CLEAN WATER
PepsiCo and The Nature Conservancy are teaming up to increase recycling and protect water at its source. When you recycle your bottles and cans anywhere and the national recycling rate increases, you can help us protect drinking water for millions of people
For every 0.25 percent point increase in the national recycling rate (according to the American Beverage Association), PepsiCo will contribute…

Nature is good for you. Exercise is good for you. Exercising in nature is even better.

Taking inspiration from Mother Nature, scientists are reporting an advance toward preventing the tooth sensitivity that affects millions of people around the world. The substance is similar to the adhesive that mussels use to attach to rocks and other surfaces in water.

Over four weekends in March and April TreePeople is heading out to Griffith Park’s Bette Davis Picnic Area to put this practice of biomimicry to action! We are partnering with the Los Angeles Department of Recreation and Parks to plant 80 trees, of six different species.

The Nature Works Everywhere program periodically awards
grants to schools to help fund projects such as green infrastructure
for local environmental challenges. If grant applications are currently
being accepted, details will be listed here.