Carbon Sequestration: A Community-Based Project to Reduce Carbon Dioxide and Global Warming
View of forest in the Green Mountains. Photo: Lynn Peterson.
By Lynn Peterson
Vermont’s hillsides are bursting forth in brilliant green! And the green color comes from chlorophyll, an enormous tool for removing carbon dioxide from the air, combining it with […]
Metric Ton Depiction: Flickr, animation by A-Productions.
By Roy Morrison
There is a practical path for tackling climate change, for organizing from your house to your neighborhood, city, state and beyond. It’s clear. It’s simple. It’s three tons of carbon dioxide emissions per person per year as a goal and a […]
Buddhist Peace Action Vermont is presenting a forum on May 3rd in Montpelier, VT
Forum title: Simple, Sustainable Living in Harmony with the Earth and All Creatures.
Where: The Unitarian Church, 130 Main St. in Montpelier (across Main from the Kellogg-Hubbard Library).
When: Thursday, May 3, 2018, from 6:30 to 8:30
By Susan Inglis
When people first hear of our organization, they often ask, “What is sustainable furniture, anyway?” I usually explain that there are many different possible answers to the question, and I am happy to take as much time as they have in elaborating! But time is precious. In a […]
Antarctic sunset. NOAA photo.
By Roy Morrison
The fact that it was warmer in parts of the U.S. and Europe in February 2018 than at the North Pole should get more than our passing attention. It is time to pursue a global agenda for dramatic and healing change an emergency basis. It is […]
NEW LONDON, N.H. – Colby-Sawyer College presents a screening of “Redefining Prosperity: The Gold Rushes of Nevada City” followed by a discussion with producer John de Graaf. The free event, open to the public, will be held on Wednesday, March 21, at 7 p.m. in Clements Hall in the Curtis L. Ivey Science Center.
The Souhegan Sustainability Fair is back.
Mark your calendars for this family-friendly event with free admission, Saturday, April 14th from 10AM-4PM at the Wilton-Lyndeborough Cooperative High School at 57 School Road, Wilton, NH. The evening continues with a tour of Frye Field at 5:00 and a reception at High Mowing School located at 222 Isaac […]
Today’s top business trends will have big impacts
By George Harvey
The state of sustainable business appears to be up in the air right now. This is largely because of unclear policy on the part of the governments of the United States and some of the individual states. With opposition to renewable energy, […]
The Souhegan Sustainability Fair is happening again on Saturday, April 14th from 10AM-4PM at the Wilton-Lyndeborough Cooperative High School at 57 School Road, Wilton, NH. The evening continues with a tour of Frye Field at 5:00 and a reception at High Mowing School located at 222 Isaac Frye Hwy in Wilton, NH.
Paintings by Gabriel Tempesta
By David Fried
The apple was waiting to take its first steps away from its tree. It had made it through the winds of winter and the hot evenings of summer when it rarely rained or cooled off. She heard the pears in a tree nearby saying, […]