Tag Archives: environmental stewardship

EarthTalk: Mobile Apps for Environmental Stewardship

There are a variety of apps for environmental stewardship that help you make smarter choices as a consumer and citizen

EarthTalk® is a weekly environmental column made available to our readers from the editors of E/The Environmental Magazine Dear EarthTalk: What are some cool apps that work with a mobile phone that can help me get in better touch with the environment? — Mitchell Brown, Troy, MI Not surprisingly, there are thousands of “green” apps out there that make it easier for people to …

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Celebrating the Global Power of Environmental Activism on World Environment Day

World Environment Day 2013

Environmental activism is an increasingly global phenomenon that is changing the way people relate to the planet. It is fitting that as we acknowledge World Environment Day (WED) on Wednesday June 5th, we celebrate the global power of environmental activism. This year marks the United Nations 41st WED, an annual event that aspires to be the world’s most widely celebrated global day for positive …

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5 Industries That Need Way More Eco Attention

The trade show industry is one that should clean up its act and reduce waste and energy consumption - efficiency is the key!

 Guest post by Brian Toomey There are industries that see a lot of scrutiny (often with just cause) from environmental authorities and campaigners, and then there are those that are ‘under the radar’. Unfortunately, some of these are major offenders and action does need to be taken to reduce impacts in these fields. Here are five of the most problematic: 1. Trade Shows Every …

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Environmental Gratitude and Ecological Action

Developing a sense of deep gratitude for our natural environment may be the best means of spurring the required action to live within its boundaries

Environmental gratitude is an approach that can help to inspire ecological action. We need a new way of communicating the urgency of environmental action because it is becoming increasingly apparent that standard fact-based approaches are not getting through. Environmental gratitude encompasses an approach that engenders a full compliment of sentiments required to augur change. As reported in Psychology Today, gratitude is a complex feeling that is …

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