Outdoor Apparel Brand Patagonia Restructures To Combat Climate Change

For years ethical apparel-maker Patagonia has donated one percent of its profits to environmental initiatives. Now the organization has restructured in advance of its 50th anniversary so that it can contribute roughly $100 million each year toward combatting climate change. The company was founded by Yvon Chouinard in 1973. He and his family, who worked together toward this restructuring for two years, have placed ownership …

Going Out is Going In: Photography for a Cause

A selection of today's best outdoor-focused artists lend their work for environmental awareness

When Ansel Adams received his first camera at the age of 14, there was no telling the artistic legacy the American wilderness photographer would leave. Creativity aside, Adams’ extensive portfolio was—and remains—an instrumental force in building momentum for environmental protection. Patagonia recently tapped a selection of today’s top outdoor photographers to garner support and awareness for One Percent for the Planet—a movement for which companies …