Earth Day

Every dish from our Meatless Madison series

We combed through Madison menus to find some of the best meatless dishes the city has to offer.

Our vegan and vegetarian scene isn't exactly robust, but we combed through Madison menus to find some of the best meatless dishes the city has to offer.

20 ways to live a more waste-free life

Small changes are meaningful when it comes to reducing your personal consumption.

Small changes are meaningful when it comes to reducing your personal consumption. In Madison, local stores and groups are encouraging people to live low-waste lives.

There's no time to waste

The Dane County Landfill is innovative, cutting-edge and running out of space.

As local experts work to strategize what comes next, are the rest of us doing all we can do to take personal responsibility for what we throw away?

Dane County adopts first community-wide climate action plan

The plan sets goals to reduce greenhouse gas emissions 50% by 2030

Dane County is working to flight climate change with the first community-wide climate action plan: the "2020 Dane County Climate Action Plan – Today’s Opportunity for a Better Tomorrow."

Keepers of the Earth Day flame

Fifty years after Wisconsin’s Gaylord Nelson founded Earth Day, environmentalists continue to mobilize around climate change.

Fifty years after Wisconsin’s Gaylord Nelson founded Earth Day, environmentalists continue to mobilize around climate change.

14 vegetarian- and vegan-friendly restaurants in the Madison area

Whether you’ve been a vegetarian or a vegan your entire life or are trying to reduce the amount of meat you consume, there is a herbivore-friendly haven for you.

Whether you’ve been a vegetarian or a vegan your entire life or are trying to reduce the amount of meat you consume in 2020, there is a herbivore-friendly haven for you.

Treat yourself (in a sustainable, ethical way)

We don't always consider the cost of retail

We all love retail therapy, but we don't always consider the true price. Not just the dollars on our credit cards, but the human and environmental cost behind every purchase.