Last Chance Tourism

Vacations and trips to the most threatened and endangered parts of the earth have become known as “last chance tourism” (LCT). Examples include Australia’s rapidly bleaching Great Barrier Reef, the melting ice sheets of Antarctica, and the alternately flood- and drought-ravaged islands of Galapagos and the Maldives. “LCT is a niche tourism market focused on witnessing … More Last Chance Tourism

Wild & Scenic Film Festival

Wild & Scenic films explore matters of environmental justice, and last weeked was their 15th annual festival which showcased 140 feature films, nature documentaries, adventure flicks, and eco-centric shorts. The four-day-long event—sponsored by national brands including Clif Bar, Patagonia, Sierra Nevada, Earthjustice, Orion magazine, Klean Kanteen, and Barefoot Wine—drew thousands to its venues, workshops, and events, … More Wild & Scenic Film Festival