Green Sisters / The Atlantic

Sisters Noreen Lyons and Anne Mills gather apples at An Gairdin Ecology Center in County Galway, Ireland.

Sisters Noreen Lyons and Anne Mills of An Gairdin Ecology Center in County Galway, Ireland.

Small communities of women religious are breaking with tradition and making saving the earth their primary mission. This story appeared in The Atlantic, and then Grist, as part of a Climate Desk collaboration.

Reported with support from a Middlebury Fellowship in Environmental Journalism.

Advertisements