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Audubon’s 2012 Women in Conservation: The Rachel Carson Award Goes To…

Eco Chic

The 2012 Rachel Carson Award recipients, L to R: The Rev. Hunter Lovins Natural Capitalism NYC NYC DOT rachel carson Rev.

Audubon Women in Conservation – 8th Annual Rachel Carson Awards

The Green Samaritan

On Monday, May 23rd, the Audubon Women in Conservation will hold its 8th Annual Rachel Carson Awards luncheon.

12th Annual Women in Conservation Rachel Carson Awards

The Green Samaritan

Green LivingOn May 20th, See the full post and more at

A Passion for Nature: 7 Must-Read Books on Climate Change.

Elephant Journal

Arts & Culture Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Green books climate change environment nature Rachel Carson reading

Words from Maya Lin, Sigourney Weaver and The Women of the Gulf

The Green Samaritan

I often ask myself, what would Rachel Carson do? Photo Patrick McMullen. Maya Lin. Photo by Cutty McGill. Sigourney Weaver.

Is Natural History Still Relevant for Conservation Science?

Nature Conservancy - Science

Photo: © Boston Globe via Chelsea Green Publishing. Is field observation still relevant to conservation science? Photo: © Matt Moorhead/TNC.

National Audubon Society 11th Annual Women In Conservation Luncheon

The Green Samaritan

On Tuesday at the Plaza Hotel in New York, The National Audubon Society celebrated its 11th annual Women in Conservation Luncheon by presenting the 2014 Rachel Carson Award to yet another three. Green Living See the full post and more at

Notes from Silver Creek: Natural Born Scientists

Nature Conservancy - Science

A young scientist captures insects at Silver Creek Preserve. Credit: Sara Sheehy/TNC. By Dayna Gross, Silver Creek preserve manager.

Podcast with Ecologist and Author Sandra Steingraber

Green Living Ideas

The good folks at Earth Justice have just produced this great podcast with ecologist and author Sandra Steingraber, considered by many to be this generation’s Rachel Carson. This is of important concern for all of us, but especially those who are trying to raise healthy families in an increasingly toxic environment.

The Origin of Earth Day and Greening the Arab Spring

Green Prophet

Then Rachel Carson’s Silent Spring hit the NY Times bestseller list in 1962 and woke them up. Vietnam and the green movement.

5 Green Books to Buy for Christmas (Or Hannukah)

Green Prophet

American Earth is a book every green-inclined person needs on their book shelf. There are more Christians in Egypt than Jews in Israel.

Why Conservation Should Embrace a Diversity of People & Values

Nature Conservancy - Science

Photo © Bridget Besaw/TNC. By Heather Tallis, lead scientist, The Nature Conservancy. Or is that selling out on nature? It turns out I am not alone.

Pupfish: Conserving a Mojave Desert Survivor

Nature Conservancy - Science

Pupfish and other wildlife would disappear under a network of roads and homes and green, green grass. Ash Meadows Amargosa pupfish.

Write for Sustainability and Win $10,000 in Creative Writing Contest

Green Prophet

Green, clean—what does it mean?; Have you been lucky enough to Dance at the Dead Sea but then couldn’t help but notice its destruction?

Danger of Bone Cancer From Fluoride in Toothpaste, Drinking Water

Green (Living) Review

Full Disclosure Statement: The GREEN (LIVING) REVIEW received no compensation for any component of this article Epstein, M.D. " Samuel S.

10 Celebrities Fighting To Save The Rainforests


Ecorazzi’s Rainforest Editorial Series is brought to you by Hello Green Tomorrow , the Avon Product Inc. Ian Somerhalder. Sting. Prince Charles.

Bette Midler is “mad” about birds

10,000 Birds

Bette Midler herself is a recipient of Audubon’s 2008 Rachel Carson Award for her work with the New York Restoration Project.

Audubon Woman In Conservation: Four Honorees to Inspire Us All

The Green Samaritan

For another great recap of this event, see this article from The Daily Green and more photos from Life. Foundation. With his net [.] Thanks!

Are Women The Globe’s Green Giants?

Green Prophet

Of course, these stats don’t prove women are hyper-conscious of ecological issues, it’s just that their actions lean to green. These behavioral truisms widen the green gender gap in the Middle East, where economics, culture, and religion further differentiate how the sexes live their daily lives.

Non-Toxic Pest Control, Beating Out the Bedbugs

Green Home Blog

Filed under: Blog and Green Library. Blog and Green LibraryBed bugs are yucky – and even uglier if seen up close under a microscope.

Non-Toxic Pest Control, Beating Out the Bedbugs

Green Home Blog

Filed under: Blog and Green Library. Blog and Green Library Bed bugs are yucky – and even uglier if seen up close under a microscope.

2010 TGS Year in Review

The Green Samaritan

May : Off to New York for the Audubon Women in Conservation Rachel Carson Awards event which was inspiring and an honor to attend.

Multiple carcinogens in Johnson & Johnson’s Baby Shampoo

Green (Living) Review

I found it very disturbing that a company claiming to be green and claiming to produce eco-products such as Ecover flatly refused to even countenance the removal of dioxane from its products. However, this agreement is limited and restricted to the U.S. market. Epstein, M.D., who chairs the Cancer Prevention Coalition. Samuel S. Epstein, M.D.

Celebrating Womanhood: I am Woman I am Paradox

The Alien Next Door

Eyjafjallajokull Volcano: The Gift of Calamity From Grey to Green by Kathryn Brennar (guest post). You can recognize her if you look carefully.

It’s Earth Day! How are you saving the planet today?

Green Living Ideas

Although mainstream America remained oblivious to environmental concerns, the stage had been set for change by the publication of Rachel Carson’s book Silent Spring in 1962.” EarthDay San Francisco: Join this city-wide event to experience hands on Green Do-It-Yourself projects, E.V. Celebrate Earth Day in Yosemite !

Meal Plan: Resources for Teaching and Learning about Food

The Green Changemakers

Rachel Carson Mural at Growing Power's urban farm in Milwaukee. Tags: Food Green Community Education Agriculture Read Joe’s story.

The mass media and our environment

Green Blog

Carson’s book criticized the use of dangerous toxins such as DDT and helped create awareness of environmental destruction. Of course not.

Free documentary Films Archive

The Green Changemakers

For 30 years New Mexico-based Reynolds and his green disciples have devoted their time to advancing the art of "Earthship Biotecture" by building self-sufficient, off-the-grid communities where design and function converge in eco-harmony. Documentary Green Permaculture Media EducationBut is fracking safe? Watch and see. D.I.Y.

The return of the population bombers

Green Blog

To prevent a similar setback today, we must understand populationism’s conservative role, and why it is attractive to a growing number of green activists. I’d like to say that our arguments were so convincing that populationism has disappeared from the green movement, but of course that isn’t so. We saw this dramatically last October.

10 reasons why organic can feed the world

The Green Changemakers

In southern Brazil, maize and wheat yields doubled on farms that changed to green manures and nitrogenfixing leguminous vegetables instead of chemical fertilisers. 16 Organic manures and green mulches are applied even before the crop is sown, leading to a process known as ‘mineralisation’ – literally the fixing of minerals in the soil.