Have you seen that documentary about whaling in Japanese coastal towns? How about the one with Anthony Bourdain and food waste? It’s hard to keep track of all the nature and sustainability documentaries that come out each year, especially since some of them never make it to your local multiplex.
But luckily you can catch up, as the latest 2018 picks are already hitting streaming services.
We’ll update this list as more movies arrive on iTunes, Netflix, Hulu, Amazon, and Vimeo. But to start, here are four you can stream today. The documentaries cover everything from the Balkan rivers to lab-grown meat, but they all explore the wonders of the natural world — and the many ways we can work to protect it.