Want to find (or share) free fruit near where you live? Check out Falling Fruit, a website that tracks where to find fruit and other edibles.
Starting at a map of the world, you can zoom in to the US (or several other countries), and hunt virtually for nearby fruit you can then go out and pick actually. A similar website for Portland, Oregon, Urban Edibles, shows how many foraging spots can be found in a limited area.
Both sites take advantage of Google maps and, wiki-like, depend on the kindness of participants to share their information. Both sites also offer etiquette and ethic information about public foraging.
Eat locally? Falling Fruit and Urban Edibles take the shopping out of the experience.
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