Article Submissions

EcoWatch Journal is a venue for citizens, organizations, governmental agencies, elected officials and sustainable businesses to spread their news to a broader audience. We rely on the sustainability community to provide the content for our newspaper. We encourage articles that: focus on solution-based projects that promotes sustainability; offer ways for individuals and businesses to implement sustainability; promote upcoming sustainability events; and encourages strong environmental policy.

Articles should be 600 words. Please provide high resolution photos and/or graphics with your submission.

If you have any questions about article submissions, contact Stefanie Spear at spear@ecowatch.com or216-387-1609. Article submissions should be emailed to spear@ecowatch.com with the words ARTICLE SUBMISSION in the subject area.



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By Tim Lydon

Climate-related disasters are on the rise, and carbon emissions are soaring. Parents today face the unprecedented challenge of raising children somehow prepared for a planetary emergency that may last their lifetimes. Few guidebooks are on the shelves for this one, yet, but experts do have advice. And in a bit of happy news, it includes strategies already widely recognized as good for kids.

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Be it Nina Simone and James Brown for civil rights, Joni Mitchell and Marvin Gaye for the environment, or Jackson Browne and Buffalo Springfield for nuclear disarmament, musicians have long helped push social movements into the limelight.

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Yulia Lisitsa / iStock / Getty Images Plus

By Brianna Elliott, RD

Collagen is the most abundant protein in your body.

It is the major component of connective tissues that make up several body parts, including tendons, ligaments, skin, and muscles.

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Greenpeace activists unfurl banners after building a wood and card 'oil pipeline' outside the Canadian High Commission, Canada House, to protest against the Trudeau government's plans to build an oil pipeline in British Colombia on April 18, 2018 in London. Chris J Ratcliffe / Getty Images

By Jessica Corbett

In an open letter to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland, 42 Nobel laureates implored the federal government to "act with the moral clarity required" to tackle the global climate crisis and stop Teck Resources' proposed Frontier tar sands mine.

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Mapping Urban Heat through Portland State University / video

Concrete and asphalt absorb the sun's energy. So when a heat wave strikes, city neighborhoods with few trees and lots of black pavement can get hotter than other areas — a lot hotter.

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