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Matador is deeply committed to reporting on environmental issues around the world, as well as the ways we as travelers can lessen our environmental impact. One of our most important goals is to help spread awareness of environmental problems facing local communities, and the innovators and orgs doing work to address them, to readers worldwide.

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Environment Articles

13 species we might have to say goodbye to in 2015

by Hyacinth Mascarenhas

11 places to swim with whale sharks [PICS]

by Keph Senett

10 images that show the connection we Hawaiians have to the ocean

by Anianikū Chong

7 natural wonders that humans could destroy within a generation

by Hyacinth Mascarenhas

On the trail of pumas in Patagonia

by James Kao

16 images of otherworldly Antarctica

by Tom Richardson

Ebola has now killed a third of the world’s gorilla and chimpanzee populations

by Allison Jackson

Watch what happens when you use a 3D projector to map a bioluminescent forest

by Rory Moulton

3456 Feet: How one snowboarder minimizes his CO2 footprint and still finds the freshies

by Ride Greener

Story behind the shot: Loggerhead turtle

by Petros Mitropolous

It ain’t easy being green in the world’s most polluted city

by Ankita Rao

Ash Springs: Why do the sweetest places always get trashed?

by Mary Sojourner

WATCH: Walking across surreal, transparent ice in the Slovakian mountains

by Matt Hershberger

The amazing flora and fauna of Ecuador’s Cloud Forest (PICS)

by Karin-Marijke Vis

Across the ravaged land

by Nick Brandt

Moss graffiti: A green take on vandalism

by Matt Hershberger

5 difficulties to expect when moving off the grid and how to handle them

by Emma Thieme

17 powerful portraits of Alaska’s bears

by Drew Hamilton
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