With the federal government in a state of climate denial, localities like South Florida can serve as a model for climate solutions
Maine’s new law allowing cities to set local food rules shows how smart food laws can unshackle small producers and lead to a more sustainable food system.
Earlier this year, if you had asked me to tell you what a “gardener” looked like, I might have painted you a mental picture of someone not unlike my father: a white, middle-aged man who decided to take up gardening as a hobby after realizing he had more...
A new report shows there are numerous paths forward for our cities to achieve the clean-energy future their residents need and want
Our leaders can support the transition to a greener, fairer future. Or they can get out of the way. But they can't stop it.
A podcast interview with Island Press author Carlton Reid about his new book Bike Boom: The Unexpected Resurgence of Cycling
The EPA's WaterSense program helps communities save water and energy. Why then is President Trump trying to flush the program away?
We must resist a new "normal" that pushes us backwards on the path to justice; we must embrace hard conversations and commit to transformation. More simply, we must all decide—and really believe—that together we can make a better world.
Much about President Trump's infrastructure plan remains uncertain. But one thing is clear: It cannot succeed if it doesn't account for a changing climate
Urban park success stories have one important thing in common: They’ve prioritized sound management