Research shows that time spent outside is exactly what children need to develop the true core competencies needed to excel in the classroom and beyond.
Some projects that align with the master plan are already included in the proposed 2017 Municipal Bond that will go to voters on May 6.
While it’s not the end of natural resource conservation, Douglas Brinkley predicts Trump will de-prioritize or rollback climate change mitigation.
Three mussel species within the San Antonio River Authority’s purview are candidates for gaining federal endangered status.
New Zealand took a radically different approach in 2014 with the Te Urewera Act which granted an 821-square-mile forest the legal status of a person.
Hundreds of children and adults gathered at the Pearl on Saturday to attend the culmination of the three-day Monarch Butterfly and Pollinator Festival.
Beyond chemical threats, humans are destroying important habitats that Monarchs rely on during their long migration. As cities expand and many forests are reduced, locations for milkweed and other important plants decline as well. But climate change is the biggest threat.
On Thursday close to 100 people streamed into the halls of the Instituto Cultural de México’s Monarch-inspired exhibition to learn about the mystical nature of Monarch butterflies and their vulnerable migration route.
During his time in San Antonio, Miller remembers that the primary environmental discussion always revolved around water. When he moved to California in 2007, a place much more arid that South Texas, he was surprised that people there weren’t having the same conversations.
The fact that the festival takes place in San Antonio has only added to its momentum, considering that the city was named the first official “Monarch Champion City” in the U.S.