Here’s to Earth Day: 9 eco-friendly Caribbean resorts

Green Traveler Guides

T o celebrate Earth Day (April 22), has compiled this list of its eco-friendly luxury resorts, all recognized for green initiatives and a commitment to protecting the natural environments that surround them: Galley Bay Resort, Antigua. Barcelo Punta Cana, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. Here’s to Earth Day: 9 eco-friendly Caribbean resorts is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. | Green Travel News |.

Bicknell’s Thrush in Trouble on Wintering Grounds

10,000 Birds

That’s why Hugh Powell’s newest report on the Cornell Lab of Ornithology blog that Bicknell’s Thrush surveys in the Dominican Republic have revealed illegal clearing is so chilling. The expanse of cloud forest also serves critical, irreplaceable ecological functions for both the Dominican Republic and Haiti. Earth Day is a special day to consider conservation because of its global vision.

Brands Go Green with Recycled CDs, Beans and Hand-Cranked Machines

Wend Magazine

Happy Earth Day! The Santiago Collection from KEEN is a series of slip-on and lace-up shoes for men, women and kids that are produced with canvas, natural rubber and–a rarity in this day and age–no adhesives. The dress stands out to me for its simplicity of design, but it stands out on Earth Day for the materials it’s made out of. Can’t make it to SF for Earth Day?

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