What’s the Difference Between Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation?

Climate change is one of the most urgent issues we face. It’s a complex problem involving science, economics, society, politics, morality, and ethics. It’s a problem that doesn’t only affect us here at home, but every individual across the globe. Climate change is also a problem without a quick or easy solution. It will take […]

windmills are a renewable energy source for climate mitigation

Native Frogs You Can Find In Your Backyard

Once the weather starts to warm up, frogs and other amphibians will come out and play. Probably the easiest way to identify a frog is through the sounds they make. We put together a list of some species you can find in the US South. So next time you hear a “ribbit” you can tell […]

carpenter frog

A Beginner’s Guide To Hunting Mushrooms

If you’re trying to add a new hobby or always wanted to hunt for mushrooms, you may be wondering, Where do I start? We put together a guide about the basics of mushroom foraging for you. There are 5.1 million fungal species in the world. Some of them are poisonous like the Destroying Angel or […]

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Why “No Mow May” Is The Best For Pollinators

Spring is around the corner, and the warmer months are arriving. That means that more Americans will get to spend more time outside thinking about their lawns. We’re all used to seeing clean and well kept lawns across the United States. Maintaining them can be costly and time-consuming. But have we ever asked ourselves what […]

13 Ways To Get Involved In Conservation In Your Community

Do you want to take the first step and get more involved in conservation but you’re not sure where or how to start? People tend to believe that conservation only involves marine biology or studies about endangered amphibians. However, conservation also involves politics, law enforcement, education, social justice, and many other areas of society. So […]

picking up trash is a great way to get involved