Life Outside, Makers + Entrepreneurs

Ventura-Based Patagonia Goes Out on a Limb With Climate Advocacy

At 81, founder Yvon Chouinard is more passionate about sustainability than ever.

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Residents of Oxnard Are Eligible for a Free Avocado or Peach Tree

And they’re not only delicious produce, but also good at fighting pollution.

Life Outside

A New Petition Aims to Make the Joshua Tree an Endangered Species

Urban sprawl and climate change sited as reasons for concern.

Life Outside

Behind the Plan to Expand Urban Forestation in Los Angeles by 2021

The city even created a new role to manage the sweeping project.

Life Outside

Is Overtourism Good or Bad for Beautiful Big Sur?

A native writer explores sides and solutions.

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A New Tome Features Yosemite Through the Astute Eye of Ansel Adams

His wife, Virginia, grew up in the national park and was a devoted environmentalist.

Farm + Table, Life Outside

Go Sideways at the First-Ever Taste of the Santa Ynez Valley Food, Beer and Wine Festival

The October event will showcase the best of the Central Coast wine region.

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