Earth Island Institute established the Brower Youth Awards in 2000 to honor founder and legendary environmental activist, David R. Brower and to call forth a new generation of leaders. Emmy award winner!
Brazilian children plan an environmental project of cleaning up their community and creating a school and community garden.
Businesses and government agencies are more likely to respond to community concerns when they know people are organized and aware about the environmental hazards in their communities.
A community in Amazonian Ecuador has saved 82 square miles of rainforest by building an eco-tourism lodge.