Your Green Life embraces an approach to living that treads gently on the Earth that supports us in everything we do. Our stories focus on people, organizations and companies that are dedicated to making our lifestyles more environmentally friendly. Northland's NewsCenter meteorologist Adam Lorch is committed to finding opportunities to improve our quality of life and reduce our carbon footprints on this natural wonderland we call the Northland.
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  • Your Green Life: "Cabin O'Pines"

    Each year, thousands of people pack up coolers and tents and head to campgrounds around the Northland to spend time in the great outdoors. Many of those same people share a respect for the land and all it has to offer. In this weeks Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch packs up his tent and heads north to the Cabin O'Pines campground and resort.

  • Your Green Life: "Lake Superior Day"

    A celebration will be held this weekend in Canal Park and Park Point. But what are we celebrating? Lake Superior of course! In this weeks Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch shows us what makes this Great Lake so special.

  • Your Green Life: "Vampire of The Great Lakes"

    Invasive species are a growing concern in both inland lakes and the Great Lakes. Many laws are now in place to prevent the spread of non–native aquatic species. But it all started with a devastating blow to the Great Lakes fisheries from a nasty parasite. In this weeks Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch shows us how we dealt with the Sea Lamprey, and the success that carries over to stopping the spread of other invasives.

  • Your Green Life: "Glensheen's Buzzing Guests"

    Everyone is buzzing about the new guests at the Glensheen mansion in Duluth...bees. The idea is that the bees will help pollinate the garden while also creating a sweet treat. In this week's Your Green life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch tours the gardens of the historic Congdon Estate to meet these new visitors.

  • Your Green Life: "Bent Paddle Brewery"

    Brewing craft beer is becoming an art form. But integrating a sustainable business plan can also be considered and art form, balancing sustainable business growth with sustainable business practices. In this week's Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch brings us to the Bent Paddle Brewery where beer is being made green.

  • Your Green Life: "Pets Don't Belong In The Wild"

    Its well–known that aquatic invasives are spread in part by boaters not cleaning off their boats. But there is another invasive that is spread with good intentions. In this weeks Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch shows us that sometimes letting a fishy friend go, isn't the best thing to do.

  • Your Green Life: "Plastics Going Green"

    You may not think of a plastic film company as being green. But one Northland business has been doing their part to be more sustainable and responsible with environmental impacts. In this weeks Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch heads across the bridge where plastics meet sustainable practices.

  • Your Green Life: "Going Green on the Green's"

    The leaves on the trees are budding out and the grass is growing ever greener. Spring time is upon the Northland and golf enthusiasts are enjoying some of the first rounds since last year. In this weeks Your green life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch heads north to the Wilderness, where the greens are greener on the other side of Lake Vermilion.

  • Your Green Life: "Help Our Pollinators"

    They may not be an invited guest to your picnic, or welcomed in your house, but the truth is we depend on these colonies of insects for farming and an occasional sweet treat. In this weeks Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch heads up the hill to see what all the BUZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ is about.

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