conservation

Frowny faces help conserve water

Mar 18, 2014
Peer pressure works in getting people to use less water
Posted In: water, conservation

Interior nominee Sally Jewell looks to strike a balance

Feb 6, 2013
Interior nominee Sally Jewell would weigh resource extraction and conservation on public lands.
Posted In: Secretary of the Interior, conservation

Born on Inauguration Day: A sustainable lifestyle

Jan 14, 2013
Justin Daugherty, a guitarist and environmentalist living in Austin, Texas says his inauguration birthday adds to his sense of social responsibility.
Posted In: Environment, conservation

The price of nature conservation in the U.K.

Jun 25, 2012
In the spirit of environmental conservation, the British government wants to put a price on nature. They've created a group called the Natural Capital Committee, which will put a dollar value on landscapes, river purity, and wildlife.
Posted In: Britain, nature, conservation

What do you think: Is it OK for kids to capture fireflies and bugs to learn about nature?

Aug 31, 2010
When I was a kid I'd spend summer nights collecting fireflies. I wasn't interested in killing them--just capturing them and watching them flash in...
Posted In: Bugs, catching, conservation, fireflies, insects, nature, summer