Land, water, air, space. The Daily Fray uses a mixture of online resources and original reporting that aims for a better understanding of conservation and environment in Florida and the Atlantic, Gulf of Mexico, and Caribbean regions.
Motion. The skillful use and preservation of natural resources. Sugary beaches, fishing, and crystal blue springs. Solar and clean energy. An eye-popping menagerie of endangered species and ecological evil-doers. Medical marijuana. The Fray values timely and visual stories about places of wildness, promise and resilience, action takers and difference makers, and uses social media to advance eco-journalism that makes people talk, think, and sometimes act.
The editor is John Howell, a member of the Society of Environmental Journalists and a multimedia editor at the Sarasota Herald-Tribune. Howell worked 17 years at The Hartford Courant, including five years as sports media columnist, and is a 2012 H.F. Guggenheim Fellow at the Center on Media, Crime and Justice at John Jay College.
» Captive breeding may be the last chance to save Florida's grasshopper sparrow, North America's most endangered bird. (Via Audubon)