Tag: environment

Busy businessman looking at phone while mother Earth reach out to hug him, illustration by Frits Ahlefeldt

Someone needs a hug

Valentines day today, and someone needs a hug

Hiker being explained not to litter by a big troll Leave no Trash text, illustration by Frits Ahlefeldt

Leave no Trash

Leave No Trash – How we might get better at keeping the trails clean

Watercolor of wildlife in suits

12 good reasons to preserve wilderness

We need to preserve the last areas of wilderness on the planet, here are 12 reasons why

Circle of trees with the roots facing the center

Wood Wide Web Circle

Circle of trees – Wood Wide Web Illustration

Old factory blocking the sun of tomorrow

Giving up the outdated solutions of yesterday for a smarter tomorrow

Don’t let the outdated solutions of yesterday block the sustainable technology of tomorrow

Biodiversity matters

Getting ready for a day sketching up what biodiversity is and why it matters together with 300 experts

Watercolor of Persh fish

Freshwater fish – stream trails

Watercolor study of some freshwater fish, working to understand stream and waterway trails

Drawing of different sources of extreme water, from above, from the ground, from the sea and from inland
Drawing of a truck with a very long straw stopping by a small well

The flawed logic of the longest straw

When short term solutions destroy long term benefits

Badger watercolor

Autumn on the trails

Wildlife watercolor sketches, Squirrel, Fox and badger

Baby leatherback turtle in Watercolor

A day with Leatherback sea turtle watercolors

Painting turtles in watercolor Text and watercolors by Frits Ahlefeldt   Endangered Sea turtles, Leatherbacks are endangered, I spent today doing sketches of these amazing animals

drawing of a small hut with grass roof

Coastal paths, research watercolors of animals

Sketching up birds, mammals and fish from along the coastal trails Text and watercolors by Frits Ahlefeldt, Hiking.org Here are the bird, fish and mammal watercolors from the last few days: (Alternative: Click on one of […]

Sketching grey seals in watercolor

Study of wildlife along the coastal trails Text and watercolors by Frits Ahlefeldt. Hiking.org The Grey Seal is a huge sea predator, living along the shores of the Atlantic Ocean, the Baltic Sea and other places. […]

Drawing of a box with nature in it
drawing of a car sized nature model in a car lot

From car park to National park. A storytelling idea

Could nature park models be placed in the urban context to help us tell their stories?

Frog watercolor sketches

Watching frogs can be part of a great hiking experience Text and watercolors by Frits Ahlefeldt

plug into nature

Drawing: do like the trees – reconnect to reality