Hiking on Sacred, Indigenous Land — Is It Ethical?
Hiking continues to be one of the greatest pastimes for people all over the country, and since America is particularly known for having plenty of places to explore and vast swatches of land to enjoy, this is a prime place to do it. However, if you love hiking and exploring, then you need to do […]
How to Raise Earth-Friendly Children
Everyone has a role in protecting the planet, including the youngest family members. Indeed, climate change affects them the most, as reaching net-zero emissions by 2050 is critical to keeping global warming to no more than 1.5 C. Scientists warn of widespread catastrophe if humanity fails to achieve this goal. Children are our future. How […]
Summer Staycation Ideas You and Your Family Will Love
Even though many people are looking forward to traveling, after having been under stay at home orders for much of the last year, you don’t have to go far to have a good time. In fact, a staycation is an economical and enjoyable way to unplug and get outdoors this summer. The great thing about […]
Tackle Trash on Trails| Tuesday Tip
It’s important to go for nature walks and embrace the great outdoors and all that Mother Nature has to offer. It’s heartbreaking when we see these trails littered with garbage, so go the extra step to clean up any trash you see along the way!
Surprise Your Outdoorsy Loved Ones with Sustainable, Ethical, and Eco-Friendly Gifts
Every year we get a chance to surprise our outdoorsy loved ones with gifts, whether it’s for their birthdays, Valentine’s Day, or during the holidays. It’s one of the simplest ways to show love and affection. To make this year’s gift-giving even more special, we’re giving you a list of sustainable, ethical, and eco-friendly gifts […]
Foraging Food with Karen Stephenson
You might be surprised to learn of the botanical banquet in your own backyard when it comes to foraging food! This week we are joined by Karen Stephenson, author of the Foraging Cookbook, here to teach Noel and Jacob about the widely available feast of nutritious and delicious food growing under our feet.
The Ultimate Guide to a Sustainable Travel Experience
So much more than a trend or a buzzword, ecotourism is gaining more traction every day due to the overwhelming damage we’ve caused our planet, the climate crisis we’re in, and the unhindered pollution all around us. Now, we all say we love to travel, admire Mother Nature, and give back to local communities by […]
First Day Hike
Today’s Biofriendly Image of the Day goes to this photo of two people hiking near Slogen in Norway. Not only is the scenery and view beyond stunning, but the picture completely makes you want to follow these two right up the mountain. Even if you can’t get to Norway, start your New Year off right […]
Nature has countless benefits, many of which we should be taking advantage far more often than we do. For reminding us of the beauty nature holds and giving us a glimpse into its alluring qualities, this photo of the Lost Creek Campground hiking trail in Mt. Hood National Forest earns today’s Biofriendly Image of the […]
4 Creative Ways to Have Eco-Friendly Fun This Summer
Summer’s just around the corner, and soon families around the country will be celebrating the warm weather by hitting the pools, going on bike rides, and embarking on family vacations. This year, though, why not try to incorporate some eco-friendliness into your summer activities? It’s easy to do, and it will be good for both […]