Green Gift Guide

Green Gift Guide

Space Reservation Deadline: November 7, 2016
Ad Art Deadline: November 14, 2016
Issue Cover Date: November 28, 2016
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Inside This Special Issue:

Our audience is looking for your holiday gift ideas including books, music, eco-friendly products and services, home and garden products, outdoor recreation equipment, travel ideas, conferences, events, conservation groups to support and more. It's a great time to let 'em know!

Join us for this very special issue and reach:
  • Affluent, highly educated, environmentally and socially conscious consumers.
  • 120,000 print magazine readers.
  • 390,000 additional people through our website and eNewsletter.        
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2013 Green Gift Guide Issue

Past Advertisers

•  Absaroka Institute
•  Alternative Grains
•  Arbor Day Foundation
•  A Sense of Nature
•  Aventouras
•  Blue Frog Jump, LLC
•  Christine Woodside
•  Colorado Mountain College
•  Cottonwood Gulch
•  Cusp Natural Products
•  Dawn Publications
•  DripWorks USA
•  Ela Family Farms
•  Endangered Species Chocolate
•  EnergyLogic
•  Forever Resorts
•  Frey Vineyards
•  Frontier Ventures
•  Fulcrum Publishing
•  Global Interprint, Inc.
•  Go Green Gift
•  Gourmet Mushrooms
•  Grand Canyon Association
•  Great Old Broads for Wilderness
•  Helco
•  Helene Vorce-Tish
•  High Country Wreaths
•  James Powell
•  Jim West Photography
•  John Stansfield
•  Just One Moon
•  Ken Sanders Rare Books, ABAA
•  Lightload Towels
•  Midwest Organics
•  National Geographic Books Marketing
•  Naturalist Journeys
•  New Mexico Environmental Law Center
•  New Mexico Wilderness Alliance
•  Nicolet Studio
•  Oasis Montana
•  Organic Seed Alliance
•  Otter Spirit
•  Our Clean World
•  Patrick Curran
•  Revival Arts Studio
•  Rogue Industries
•  Seven Directions Cultural & Sustainable Tours
•  Simmons Natural Bodycare
•  Skookum Dog
•  Sleeping Lady Mountain Resort
•  Snoa Sleepwear
•  Snorkel Stove Co.
•  Solar Roast
•  Sorensen's Resort
•  Southwest Wildlife Rehabilitation & Educational Foundation Inc.
•  South Yuba River Citizens League
•  Spruce Mountain Designs
•  Starry Night Lights
•  Stone Soup/Shop the Frontier
•  Sunelco Solar
•  Tamarisk Coalition, Oregon
•  The Natural Exuberant Organic Soap
•  This Wild Life
•  Tom Bihn
•  Tuleyome
•  University Press of Colorado
•  We'Moon
•  Weather'd T Ranch
•  Wilderness Volunteers
•  Wolf Haven International
•  Yellowstone Safari Company
•  Yellowstone Wolf Tracker



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HCN Readers Are:

  • Prosperous Progressive
  • Highly Educated
  • Active & Engaged
  • Influential Thought Leaders Driven by their Values
  • Environmentally & Socially Conscious

HCN Demographics

  • Magazine Total Audience: 75,000
  • Median Age: 55.6
  • Median Household Income: $63,750
  • Educational Level: 98% Graduated or attended college

Selected Demographic Highlights

  • 68% Are considered 'influentials' according to MRI
  • 92% Have donated time/money/service to a charity/nonprofit organization in the last 12 months
  • 97% Are willing to give up convenience or pay more for a product that is environmentally safe
  • 47% Have continuing education plans
  • 13% Work in education
  • 30% of educators use HCN in their classrooms
  • 20% Have subscribed to HCN for 10 years or more
  • 67% Spend one or more hours reading each issue of HCN
  • 48% Have visited a HCN advertiser's Web site or contacted them for info
  • 30% Have purchased a product or service advertised in HCN

Recently, our readers were asked: What type of advertising would you like to see in the pages of HCN?

  • Green building supplies 90%
  • Books 88%
  • Conservation employment 86%
  • Vacation /travel 85%
  • Post-graduate programs 83%
  • Outdoor apparel 83%
  • Eco cleaning products 80%
  • Graduate programs 78%
  • Outdoor recreation 77%
  • Hybrid Autos 77%

What environmentally friendly products do you currently own or intend to purchase?

  • Recycled Paper/Stationary/Giftwrap 81%
  • Recycling Bin 81%
  • Canvas/Reusable Shopping Bag 92%
  • Recycled Toilet Paper/Napkins/Towels 57%
  • Office/Desk Supplies 42%
  • Reusable Batteries 59%
  • Water Purifier 43%
  • Energy Conservation Products 58%
  • Bedding/Mattresses/Pillows 15%
  • Water Conservation Products 36%
  • Table Linens 10%
  • Air Purifier 9%
  • Carpeting 5%
  • Non-toxic Paints/Building Materials 31%
  • Indoor Pollution/Monitoring Devices 6%
  • Solar Heating/Lighting System 20%
  • Flooring 14%
  • Countertops/cabinets 7%
  • Appliances 42%
  • Automotive Efficiency Devices 6%
  • Other 9%

Have you purchased any outdoor recreational equipment in the past 12 months?

  • Yes 75%

Do you have any of the following home/property improvements planned in the next 24 months?

  • Home/Building Addition 21%
  • Landscaping/Lawn improvements 64%
  • New fencing 26%
  • Road Maintenance 9%
  • Renovate/Build Barn 10%
  • Garden/Pond improvements 38%
  • Alternative Energy System 30%
  • Other 17%

Do you own a hybrid, electric or alternative fuels vehicle?

  • Yes 12%

Are you considering buying a hybrid, electric or alternative fuels vehicle in the next 24 months?

  • Yes 30%