Sean Kirst: On Buffalo's East Side, the mystery of a lone magnolia
A magnolia tree in full bloom on a vacant lot on Buffalo's East Side sent News columnist Sean Kirst on a mission to figure out who planted
10 Tips to Energize Earth Month at Work
Sustainable businesses practices aren't just good for the planet - they're good for employees and the bottom line too. Here are 10 tips that will help your company make positive changes, during Earth Month and all year round Bike to work, car pool, use mass transit, or walk. Set goals and compete with friends by logging your hours into the National Bike Challenge or a local Commuter Challenge . Better yet, encourage your workplace to become a Bicycle Friendly Business . Get a recycling or composting program started with the help of Keep America Beautiful. There are lots of ideas and resources at their Recyling@Work portal . Start a Green Team. Follow this checklist from Energy Star, then join one of the many EarthShare green team networks around the country. Read the Impact…
SNAP Plant Sale Fundraiser
SNAP is having their annual Plant Sale Fundraiser this Saturday, May 27th in our front parking lot. All proceeds go to spaying and neutering dogs and cats in Thurston county. This is for one day only so come on down and … Continue reading SNAP Plant Sale Fundraiser
What Is Sierra Club Doing For Earth Day In The Lone Star State?
The Sierra Club will host and participate in a number of events on Earth Day/Earth Week this year across the Lone Star state. As part of our effort to welcome more people to explore, enjoy, and protect our environment, we want to create as many opportunities to do so as we can.
Dallas’ Ambitious New Parks Plan Prioritizes Recreation
Only 54 percent of Dallas residents live within a 10-minute walk of a park.