Beautiful permaculture farm grows in just three years

I've toured a lot of permaculture projects in my time. And while many produce a good amount of food, I've often thought that to...

A permaculture food forest in the deserts of Jordan

Permaculture enthusiasts are quick to make bold claims about food forests feeding the world. But how often do we see successful permaculture programs in...

Florida man arrested for stealing sea turtle eggs

He's given a whole new meaning to "poached eggs." Link to full source: Florida man arrested for stealing sea turtle eggs

Rare blindcat found in US, could prove water-filled caves connect Texas and Mexico

The extremely rare cave-dwelling albino fish with no eyes, the Mexican blindcat, has previously only been known to exist in Mexico. Link to full source:...

Harvesting Liberty: Short film explores reintroduction of industrial hemp to US

Industrial hemp farming could play a big role in providing economic stability in impoverished areas, creating jobs and businesses for veterans, and growing a...

10 magical places saved by endangered species

In our efforts to save animals at risk of extinction, we've saved some extraordinary places as well. Link to full source: 10 magical places saved...

Culling of endangered wolves increases poaching, contrary to arguments otherwise

New research challenges the argument that legalized hunting helps prevent poaching. Link to full source: Culling of endangered wolves increases poaching, contrary to arguments otherwise

Easy weeding: How to make a DIY strap hoe from salvaged materials

I recently rediscovered my oscillating or scuffle hoe, which had been tucked away in our basement for way too long. And now I am...

Industrial-scale aquaponics is coming of age

There was a time when TreeHugger was peppered with posts about aquaponics—the process of raising fish and growing produce in a mutually symbiotic relationship...

Toil with the soil

By Carrie Vollmer-Sanders Growing up on a farm, I had dreams of living in a big city or abroad and working a job where I...

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TO STAND on a pontoon besides the Anacostia River, which runs for 8.5 miles through Maryland and the southern part of Washington, DC, is...

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Europe’s coal power is going up in smoke — fast.

The long goodbye for coal in Europe is accelerating as the cost of shifting to green energy plunges. The most important business stories of the...