Impact Travel

A Journey through Nepal: Monjo to Namche to Deboche

The day we arrived to the village of Namche during our trek to Mt Everest Base Camp was by far one of the hardest days and experiences I have ever had physically. The trek to our campsite was insanely tough. There were tears and moments where I felt like giving up. I didn’t have trouble from a physical fitness standpoint but early in the day, my heart was...

People of Maine: Abigail Carroll of Nonesuch Oysters

Before becoming an oyster farmer, Abigail Carroll from Nonesuch Oysters worked in finance and in industries ranging from telecoms to fashion. She has lived, worked, and studied all over the world from Europe to Latin America. She even spent over 12 years in France. Abigail currently serves on the board of Friends of Scarborough Marsh, Biddeford Shellfish Conservation...

Keep Sevier Beautiful: Living Green in Tennessee

Keep Sevier Beautiful One of the most progressive composting facilities in the world can be found in Tennessee. The largest mixed co-composting facility in the nation is the Sevier Solid Waste Composting Facility. It serves the City of Gatlinburg, Sevierville and Pigeon Forge, Sevier County, and the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Over the summer, during a trip...