Articles written by: Brad Nehring

7 Delicious, Organic Recipes for Your Thanksgiving Spread

7 Delicious, Organic Recipes for Your Thanksgiving Spread

With the big feast just a couple of weeks away, here are a few organic ways you can contribute to this year’s Thanksgiving spread. Please note that, in order to be considered 100-percent organic, all produce, herbs, dairy products, and other ingredients should meet certified organic standards. If you’re unsure, [...]

6 Stellar College Programs for Outdoorsy Folks

6 Stellar College Programs for Outdoorsy Folks

For most of us, outdoor recreation is strictly a weekend pastime. However, there are plenty of folks whose jobs allow them ― in many cases, require them ― to spend a good deal of time with Mother Nature. There are plenty of academic options for U.S. students who’d would rather [...]

North America’s Moose Populations Are Dying Off, and No One Knows Why

North America’s Moose Populations Are Dying Off, and No One Knows Why

For the last two decades, wildlife officials have noted a steady, mysterious decline in moose populations throughout North America. Now, as moose numbers hit a critical low, scientists are scrambling to uncover the culprit. Moose in Minnesota have taken the hardest hit. As recently as the 1990s, two separate populations [...]

The Nation’s 8 Coolest City Parks

The Nation’s 8 Coolest City Parks

The United States is home to some truly stunning urban parks. Here are some of our coast-to-coast favorites. Audubon Park (New Orleans) Formerly used as a colonial plantation and a staging area for Civil War troops (both Union and Confederate), this 340-acre park was commissioned in 1871 and named after [...]

21 Gorgeous Portraits of U.S. Wildlife

21 Gorgeous Portraits of U.S. Wildlife

No one’s disputing that the savannas of Africa, jungles of Southeast Asia, and rainforests of Latin America are all home to some exquisitely exotic wildlife. But the fact is that the U.S. boasts some pretty cool fauna, as well. Here are some eye-popping images of stateside animals doing what they [...]

5 Insane Corn Mazes People Actually Built in 2013

5 Insane Corn Mazes People Actually Built in 2013

Last fall we presented a list of eye-popping corn mazes from around the country, and we’ve decided to continue the tradition in 2013. Prepare to have your mind blown by this year’s new crop of mazes. Crop of mazes. See what we did there? Connors Farm This year’s maze at [...]

Why Every Sportsman Should Own a Copy of Fishing North America: 1876-1910

Why Every Sportsman Should Own a Copy of Fishing North America: 1876-1910

Here’s a story that every bibliophile can relate to: I’m wandering the aisles of a used bookstore when a thick, hardbound volume catches my eye. I pluck it from the shelf to take a closer look. The glossy cover features the title, Fishing North America: 1876-1910, printed over a painted [...]

The World’s Most Luxurious Private Beaches

The World’s Most Luxurious Private Beaches

If your idea of a dream vacation consists of soft sand, turquoise water, and palm trees gently swaying in the breeze, then this list was written especially for you. Anse Victorin, Seychelles The phrase “short and sweet” perfectly describes this white sand beach on Seychelles’ Frégate Island. Visitors will enjoy [...]

7 Excellent Environmental Documentaries Currently Streaming on Netflix

7 Excellent Environmental Documentaries Currently Streaming on Netflix

If you hardly ever feel like spending a good chunk of your daily wages on movie tickets and overpriced theater food, then you’re the ideal candidate for a Netflix account. Subscribers have access to hundreds of feature films, including these excellent documentaries that touch on some critically important environmental issues. [...]

5 Long-Standing Fishing Records Just Begging to Be Broken

5 Long-Standing Fishing Records Just Begging to Be Broken

More than 150 fish species are included Fisherman’s View‘s list of the largest specimens ever caught. Some of these records have remained untouched for decades ― so if you’re looking to do a little fishing and make some history, be sure to put these species on your to-catch list. We’ve [...]