Is our thirst for adventure threatening our environment?As global weather systems continue to shift, skiers, snowboarders and ski areas acknowledge their impact on the environment that they are trying to preserve. What steps can we take to ensure the same opportunities are there for the next generation of mountain lovers?
The Big Picture is a four-part series exploring big questions:
P1: Conflicted Obsessions - Is our thirst for adventure threatening our environment?
P2: Tech Trap - What if kids stopped playing outside?
P3: Pushing the boundaries - Is the pull of the backcountry pushing our limits?
P4: Survive or thrive - What's the future of ski resorts?