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Partnership Embraces Vision for Indiana Dunes

Beautiful Nature, an Hour from Chicago

Partnership Embraces Vision for Indiana Dunes

We often talk about “connecting with nature” and how important it is for urban residents to have access to green […]

A Boaters’ Paradise That Preserves Coral Reefs

Creating an Anchorless Park

Imagine boating to paradise and then—without meaning to—causing it harm. Thanks to more than a decade of work in the […]

Volunteers clean oiled birds after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.

“How Did They Let This Happen?”

Reflections on the Deepwater Horizon Disaster Three Years Later

Many of us remember the images from the tragic Deepwater Horizon oil rig explosion that left 11 people dead. The […]

A NASA photo of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, May 24, 2010.

Three Years Later: Gulf Coast Still Recovering from BP Oil Spill

This Saturday, April 20, marks the third anniversary of the oil rig explosion that devastated coastal communities, waters, and lands […]

Destruction on Ellis Island caused by Superstorm Sandy.

Hope in the Wake of Tragedy

Sandy Supplemental Allows for Smart Redevelopment

When Sandy crashed ashore just a few months ago, it ravaged the cities, towns, and shorelines of New York and […]