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Puerto Rico's Other Shining Star: Environmental Hero Luis Jorge Rivera

Javier Sierra | Posted 05.02.2016 | Green
Javier Sierra

Fights with greed can be exhausting. Just ask Luis Jorge Rivera, who's been fighting the corporate and government greed for more than 16 years and def...

A Haven for Ancient Turtles

Dan Chu | Posted 09.27.2014 | Green
Dan Chu

In addition to the loss of beach habitat, ingestion of floating plastic bags, which look like jellyfish, is a likely factor in this decline. Light pollution from homes and resorts by nesting beaches can disorient turtles that rely on stars for navigation.

Hit the Dirt

Michael Brune | Posted 07.10.2011 | Green
Michael Brune

Sierra Club outings are led by trained volunteers and every person has the chance to learn about conservation, natural history and wildlife. That can make an environmentalist -- or a better environmentalist -- out of anyone.

Why Do Sea Turtles Need Solar Panels?

Michael Brune | Posted 06.06.2011 | Green
Michael Brune

Sea turtles can live 80 years or longer. They're important to ocean and beach ecologies. They're immune to deadly box jellyfish. All seven species worldwide are endangered. And solar panels might be their salvation.