Margaret Badore

Writer

Expertise

Agriculture, Fashion, Green design

Education

Columbia University, Sarah Lawrence College

Introduction

Margaret Badore is a multimedia reporter in New York City. She was a staff writer at Treehugger from 2013 to 2015, and now works as web director at National Geographic’s The YEARS Project.

Experience

Badore was the editor of Treehugger's lifestyle category for more than two years and wrote extensively about sustainable agriculture, ethical fashion, and green design. She then moved to National Geographic's documentary series, The YEARS Project, that uses the power of storytelling to compel people to take action on climate change. She has worked there since 2016.

Her writing has appeared on Civil Eats, the New Jersey Spotlight, Common Dreams, Mother Nature Network (now part of Treehugger), Care2, The Island Now, and Real Detroit Weekly, among other media outlets. Badore grew up outside of Detroit and has been figure skating since she was seven.

 

Education

Badore completed an undergraduate degree in writing and environmental studies at Sarah Lawrence college, and has a master's degree from Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism. 

Treehugger and Dotdash

Our mission at Treehugger is to provide advice, clarity, and inspiration for both the eco-savvy and the green living novice. We hope our content gives you the confidence to purchase a better dishwasher, build a green beauty routine, or simply learn more about the world around you.

Treehugger is part of the Dotdash family.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population monthly. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone, and recently Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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