12 Awesome Eco-Blogs Worth Following

Protecting our planet starts from within our homes. But in our busy lives, we may lack the time and care required to honour our lives with dedicated waste management and recycling actions. Sometimes we might need an extra bit of inspiration to help keep our environment clean and safe – this is where these blogs can help with the motivation as much as the information they provide …

1. Treehugger http://www.treehugger.com/ A news and media website, Treehugger is devoted to sustainability, design, food, culture, transportation, energy, fashion, politics, health and other environmental issues and these can be found in their blog.

2. LiveScience http://www.livescience.com/ LiveScience is the best in science, technology, health, and environmental reporting. Their blog is updated on a regular basis and they have amassed quite a large number of followers on their social media page.

3. Inhabitat http://inhabitat.com/ Inhabitat’s aim is to achieve a smarter and a more sustainable future with their weblog that is devoted to the future of design, tracking the innovations in technology, practices and materials that are pushing architecture and home design.

4. HuffPost Green http://www.huffingtonpost.com/green/ The Huffington Post has made quite a name themselves over the past few years and it is good to hear that they are trying new ventures and expansions as well. Their HuffPost Green section talks about environmental and recycling news from around the world.

5. Mother Nature Network http://www.mnn.com/ Aside from the traditional form of online articles and blogs, Mother Nature Network keeps things fresh for their readers by providing a variety of activities for them to engage with. Check out their quiz section and you can try to rate yourself amongst other online users as well.

6. National Geographic http://news.nationalgeographic.com/ Who could forget National Geographic when looking for a list of great Eco blogs to follow? You will find no shortage of online content when you visit their site making it a noteworthy site to visit especially to those who want to know the latest environmental news from around the world.

7. GreenBiz http://www.greenbiz.com/ The business industry plays a very important role in keeping our planet clean and safe. It is good to hear that there are those who love to share their goals and viewpoints with regards to the ecosystem, waste management and green initiatives not only to the community but also to companies and the even the government as well. These articles can be found at GreenBiz.

8.Eco-Chick http://eco-chick.com/ It is good to find an eco friendly blog that is easy to relate and the Eco Chick is a noteworthy blog to consider covering green fashion and beauty for women around the world.

9. Dot Earth http://dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com/?_r=0 Created by Andrew C. Revkin, a Times reporter for 14 years and is the Senior Fellow for Environmental Understanding at Pace University’s Pace Academy for Applied Environmental Studies, Dot Earth examines efforts to balance human affairs with the planet’s limits

10. Eco Friend http://ecofriend.org/ Find eco art, eco fashion, recycling ideas and other related topics that are featured on a regular basis at Eco Friend.

11. Cleantech Blog http://www.cleantechblog.com/ Touches on a more technical side of our Ecosystem, Cleantech blog discusses biofuels, carbon, smart grid, renewables, solar and transport among others.

12. Sierra Club http://www.sierraclub.org/ The country’s largest, most effective grassroots movement, Sierra Club aims to spread the much needed information in ways on how to protect our planet.

If you know of other eco-blogging champions out there we’d like to add them to this list. Contact us & let us know, thanks!