environment

Tom Martin talks with Clive Pohl, a principal of the Lexington architecture firm Pohl-Rosa-Pohl. He is a proponent of “Natural Capital Accounting,” a method of measuring and assigning values to the world's natural assets as a way to assign a cost to environmental destruction.

Kentucky River Sweep Cleans Up in 18 Counties

Jun 16, 2016
Kentucky River Authority

The Kentucky River Authority is credited with cleaning up many Kentucky waterways through its volunteer-driven River Sweeps. This weekend’s sweep at Ft. Boonesborough will add to a list of water quality successes. The 2016 River Sweep, sponsored by the Kentucky River Authority, is an opportunity for families to personally beautify water systems in 18 Counties. Coordinator Sue Elliston has been participating in the event for twenty-two years and has seen great strides made for improving the...

Bobby Clark is founder and president of Sustainable Business Ventures, a non-profit working to develop businesses, social enterprises, environmental literacy training and entrepreneurial training. In part one of his conversation with Tom Martin, Clark discusses his work to help a Kentucky community overcome tragedy.

Erica Peterson

Kentucky has long been known for coal. But a new project unveiled Monday has the potential to let the commonwealth also be known for coal technology.

Writer’s Digest calls Barbara Kingsolver “One the most important writers of the 20 th Century. Her latest novel, “Flight Behavior,” was released last month.