More about the Environment

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    Sustainable Seafood Recipes

    Sustainable seafood chef and National Geographic Fellow Barton Seaver dishes up tips for delightful and guilt-free holiday meals.

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    Sustainability at National Geographic

    The National Geographic Society aims to be an international leader for global conservation and environmental sustainability. Learn more about the Society's green philosophy and initiatives.

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    School Greening Contest Winners

    See the winners of the "Find Your Footprint" competition. The winning ideas will help schools reduce waste and save water and energy.

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    Living Room Makeover

    Save Energy, Water, and Your Health With Our Interactive Guide

What's Your Water Footprint?

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    Feed the World

    National Geographic explores how we can feed the growing population without overwhelming the planet in our food series.

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The Great Energy Challenge

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    What Is It?

    An initiative to help you understand our current energy situation.

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    Personal Energy Meter

    See how you measure up against others, and how changes at home could do tons to protect the planet.

Step Up to the Challenge »

The World's Water

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    Help Save the Colorado River

    NG's new Change the Course campaign launches. When individuals pledge to use less water in their own lives, our partners carry out restoration work in the Colorado River Basin.

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    Water Grabbers: A Global Rush on Freshwater

    A special seriesĀ on how grabbing water from poor people and future generations threatens global food security, environmental sustainability, and local cultures.

Learn More About Freshwater »