After Jill Neimark’s dream NY apartment turned into a nightmare, she came down with severe environmental illness, forcing her to turn to nature in order to heal. She writes about leaving urban civilization behind in this moving essay for Aeon.
In California, fire and water are the big worries. How can we ensure having enough fresh water? How can we avoid out of control wildfires? In this dialogue, Dr. Arielle Halpern and Andy Fusso of the Mt. Shasta Bioregional Ecology Center discuss serious threats facing the Mt. Shasta area, how indigenous cultures can teach us about solving problems, their lives before they became Water Protectors, and more.