Patagonia Suggests You Know How Your Clothes Are Made

It’s been reported that more than 60% of modern fabric fibers are synthetics, derived in part or entirely from fossil fuels. When those fibers end up as discarded apparel in a landfill, they will never decay. Nor will the microfibers that end up in our Earth’s waters. Disposable fashion is wasteful by design. Today’s consumer […]

Coeur d’Alene Plays Host To Migrating Populations

These beautiful, majestic birds with a wingspan from 6 1/2 to 7 1/2 feet are the picture of strength and freedom. No wonder they were chosen to become our National emblem back in 1782. However in the mid-20th century their very existence was threatened by human activity including hunting, use of the pesticide DDT, loss […]