Hikmet Kaya has proved that good intentions and hard work can yield big rewards. The retired Turkish forest management chief has posed proudly in front of the barren land that he and his team have transformed into a lush forest. He began his career in the town of Sinop in 1978 and while he retired 19 years later, his legacy has continued to grow—literally.
The world is full of beautiful habitats, but the Galápagos Marine Reserve is an ocean ecosystem unlike any other.
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A 523-acre forest of old redwood trees along the Lost Coast of Mendocino Country, California is being returned to Indigenous ownership. The tract of land, formally called Andersonia West, was acquired by a conservation group called Save the Redwoods League in 2020 for $3.55 million.
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Byron Kominek's history with farming runs deep. His grandfather, Jack, purchased his family's farm in Colorado in 1972.
In 2003, German photographer Olaf Otto Becker traveled to Greenland's Ilulissat Icefjord. Located a little over 150 miles north of the Arctic Circle, this landscape was so moving that it set Becker down a new path in his artistic career. Since that time, he has made over a dozen trips back to the area in order to capture its beauty—and its changes.
In India, vendors travel around with iron boxes full of hot coals which they use to iron clothes.
One hundred of today's best photographers have come together to rally around a cause—saving the environment.
Embed from Getty Images With COP26 winding down, Greta Thunberg is leading a group of youth climate activists in pushing the UN to declare “a systemwide climate emergency.” The group of 14 teens is drawing comparison to the UN's coordinated response to the coronavirus pandemic, and by filing a legal petition with the UN secretary-general, they are hoping that the climate crisis will get the same attention.
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