Sustainability Curriculum That Truly Excels

I came fairly late to the sustainability game. Growing up, my family always recycled and composted, but that was the extent of it. It wasn’t until I moved to a small town in British Columbia and then later began writing on the subject, that I began to explore the other side – waste reduction, eco-tech, and increasing the efficiency of everything from …

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No Yard? No Problem With These DIY Gardening Projects!

A vegetable patch may seem impossible for many urban dwellers that are tight on space. For garden enthusiasts willing to think outside the box, there are many opportunities available that don’t require a back forty, but merely a few feet of space here or there. Follow these DIY gardening ideas to put your green thumb to work — even in a small …

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Considering Living In An Ecovillage? You’re Not Alone

It’s estimated that 80.7% of the US population currently lives in urban areas (as of 2010). It’s easy to become disconnected from nature when you live in a concrete jungle. More and more people are seeking to get back in tune with the earth, but you have to go outside city limits to really experience nature. Weekend getaways and camping trips …

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