In the eight years since we launched our annual to . This month we celebrate a few of these innovators who have found novel ways to champion our environment—and to include all ages, races, and orientations in their efforts. We reserve special recognition for the greatest green hero of them all, Ted Turner, and the family members who are helping spread his ideals.
By Mary Jo DiLonardo, John Donovan, Ken Edelstein, and Betsy Riley
Illustration by Pablo Delcan