The Urban Naturalist

Our collection of guides, stories, and research written to help you lead and explore a more sustainable urban lifestyle.

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Root For Change: Our Slogan

Every slogan has a story of how it came to be. It took us 8 months to find it, but we knew it immediately when we whispered it.

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How Do We Calculate Our Impact?

So we've planted many trees, but how do we calculate how many acres we've planted or pounds of CO2 we've stored?

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Best Parks to Visit in Houston

What may come as a surprise to most is that Houston is one of the most ecologically diverse cities in the world.

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Our Stance on Black Friday and Sales

Most brands don't offer big sales because it's good business or to thank their customers. It's to not lose market share.

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Are Suburbs Really Greener?

Suburbanization will have resulted in the loss of more than 12 million acres of southern U.S. forests between 1992 and 2020.

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Our Story

We understand what it's like to feel powerless against climate change, because we've felt that way before.

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Is Vegan Leather More Sustainable Than Leather?

Is vegan leather actually more sustainable, or is it simply a misleading and creative marketing scheme?

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What is Slow Fashion?

Slow fashion is a buzzword in both the business and environmental spheres, but what exactly is it?

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Our Reason for Being

Imagine if we didn't have to imagine a world where city and nature coexisted as one?

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2 min read

Root For Change: Our Slogan

Every slogan has a story of how it came to be. It took us 8 months to find it, but we knew it immediately when we whispered it.

Read More ↠
livelihood-blog-thumbnail
1 min read

How Do We Calculate Our Impact?

So we've planted many trees, but how do we calculate how many acres we've planted or pounds of CO2 we've stored?

Read More ↠
livelihood-blog-thumbnail
2 min read

Our Stance on Black Friday and Sales

Most brands don't offer big sales because it's good business or to thank their customers. It's to not lose market share.

Read More ↠
livelihood-blog-thumbnail
2 min read

Our Story

We understand what it's like to feel powerless against climate change, because we've felt that way before.

Read More ↠
livelihood-blog-thumbnail
2 min read

Our Reason for Being

Imagine if we didn't have to imagine a world where city and nature coexisted as one?

Read More ↠
livelihood-blog-thumbnail
4 min read

Are Suburbs Really Greener?

Suburbanization will have resulted in the loss of more than 12 million acres of southern U.S. forests between 1992 and 2020.

Read More ↠
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3 min read

Is Vegan Leather More Sustainable Than Leather?

Is vegan leather actually more sustainable, or is it simply a misleading and creative marketing scheme?

Read More ↠
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livelihood-blog-thumbnail
4 min read

What is Slow Fashion?

Slow fashion is a buzzword in both the business and environmental spheres, but what exactly is it?

Read More ↠
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4 min read

Best Parks to Visit in Houston

What may come as a surprise to most is that Houston is one of the most ecologically diverse cities in the world.

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