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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A radical act of conservation: Chile creates 5 new national parks

A surprise encounter with Costa Rica’s laziest animal

Cape Town is about to be the first global modern city to run out of water

The importance of protecting national monuments: A journey through Katahdin Woods & Waters

Searching for wild cats in Borneo and scaring away poachers

MATADOR ORIGINALS: The fight to save Kenya’s Eastern Black Rhinos

The Bomb Cyclone is transforming Niagara Falls into a winter wonderland

10 easy ways to travel green in 2018

TRAWEN: Travel, transformation, and protecting Patagonia

12 incredible species to see in Costa Rica and how you can help protect them

The fight for public lands isn’t just about you.

What you can do to help save Utah’s National Monuments

3 essential steps to reframe the way you think about climate change

Mapped: environmental pollution around the world

Watch: Photographer discovers two miles of garbage floating in the Caribbean

Hurricane Ophelia is turning the sky over western Europe an apocalyptic blood-orange

The ‘Green Wall’ that is saving Africa from desertification

Advice on hurricane preparedness from a Houstonian

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