As part of the Sierra Club's "Beyond Coal Campaign," UNC Chapel Hill seeks to be a leader in a coal-free future.
When an oil spill coated birds in San Francisco Bay 40 years ago, he quit driving. Then he quit speaking. Madeline Ostrander asked him what he learned in that process that can help us deal with the BP oil spill.
Why more water for wildlife means more water for people.
An old North Dakota farm is a laboratory for growing food when water runs short.
Around the world, people are taking control of their water supply.
How the tribes of the Klamath River stood up for the salmon—and won.
Why controlling your water supply is so important.
Senior editor Madeline Ostrander introduces YES! Magazine’s Water Solutions issue.
Advocating for the homeless
Growing Roots of Change for community.
The movement to transform our country’s food system is picking up steam–and the political environment has never been better.
Looking back on 10 years of carbon reduction efforts in Seattle.
Growing renewed relationships with our food, homes, and communities requires hard work. It’s time we embrace dirty hands.