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An interview with Miya Yoshitani, executive director of the Asian Pacific Environmental Network (APEN)

Island Press often gets thought of as being somewhat narrower in scope than we in fact are. Today, environmental issues touch pretty much every aspect of our social and personal lives — not just the natural world. They affect our cities, health,...

This week, more than 193 nations will celebrate Earth Day. The annual event is a marker for the environmental movement begun on April 22, 1970, when Wisconsin Sen. Gaylord Nelson organized a peaceful teach-in. At the time, rivers were on fire, oil...

What happens when a company misleads consumers and intentionally pollutes the environment? We asked some of our authors to comment on the recent...

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Reposted from the Worldwatch Institute's blog with permission. What questions are being overlooked or...

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This tree thinks you should vote.

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Editor’s note: Today marks the fiftieth anniversary of the signing of the Wilderness Act. To commemorate the anniversary, we asked a small group of Island Press authors to reflect on the influence of this law to date and how its role may or should...

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Editor's note: Today marks the fiftieth anniversary of the signing of the Wilderness Act. To commemorate the anniversary, we asked a small group of Island Press authors to reflect on the influence of this law to date and how its role may or should...

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Crested Butte, CO, is protected by the type of land trust the Conservation Finance Network teaches people to establish.

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