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Next Steps for a Low-Carbon Lifestyle (Part 2 of 2)

Next Steps for a Low-Carbon Lifestyle (Part 2 of 2)

By Susannah Shmurak, Posted July 23rd, 2015

Congratulations on making the most important changes for reducing your carbon footprint! Ready to shrink it even further? Here are your next most effective strategies.

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Trying to Shrink Your Footprint? The Most Effective Ways to Cut Carbon (Part 1 of 2)

Trying to Shrink Your Footprint? The Most Effective Ways to Cut Carbon (Part 1 of 2)

By Susannah Shmurak, Posted July 21st, 2015

With so many ways to minimize your carbon footprint, where best to start?

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Raising a Conservation Generation

Raising a Conservation Generation

By Susannah Shmurak, Posted July 10th, 2015

Helping children become careful environmental stewards is one of our most important jobs as parents and teachers.

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Could You Be Saving More Water?

Could You Be Saving More Water?

By Susannah Shmurak, Posted July 9th, 2015

Trying to be water-wise? Use some of these smart strategies to slash your water consumption.

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Life Lessons We Can Learn From Ants

Life Lessons We Can Learn From Ants

By T.J. Blackman, Posted July 9th, 2015

Ants are more successful as a species than we are. What can they teach us?

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How Do We Get to Sustainability Street?

How Do We Get to Sustainability Street?

By Bruno Cerpa Moreno and Lana Meeusen, Posted July 8th, 2015

21,500 kilometers, 20 countries, in search of solutions for sustainable living.

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Healthy Hoses — Is Your Garden Hose Spewing Chemicals?

Healthy Hoses — Is Your Garden Hose Spewing Chemicals?

By Eartheasy.com, Posted June 4th, 2015

As chemical hazards go, a toxic garden hose is an easy fix.

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How to Use Crowdfunding to Create Positive Change

How to Use Crowdfunding to Create Positive Change

By Matt Ward, Posted June 2nd, 2015

Want to help the world? Here’s how to finance your great idea.

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Rain Gardens – Natural Control of Water Runoff

Rain Gardens – Natural Control of Water Runoff

By T.J. Blackman, Posted June 1st, 2015

Effective runoff water management begins at the end of your downspout.

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7 Reasons to Hand Water your Garden

7 Reasons to Hand Water your Garden

By Greg Seaman, Posted May 28th, 2015

Watering your garden by hand nurtures gardener and garden alike.

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Microbeads – The Smallest Ingredient in our Plastic Soup

Microbeads – The Smallest Ingredient in our Plastic Soup

By T.J. Blackman, Posted May 14th, 2015

19 tons of microbeads are being washed down the drain in New York alone each year.

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How ‘Neonics’ Impact Bees and Your Garden

How ‘Neonics’ Impact Bees and Your Garden

By T.J. Blackman, Posted April 30th, 2015

“Far from protecting food productions, the use of neonics is threatening the very infrastructure which enables it.”

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Using Permaculture Principles to Enhance your Garden

Using Permaculture Principles to Enhance your Garden

By T.J. Blackman, Posted April 28th, 2015

Nature is patiently showing us what works if we only but listen.

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Gardening in a Changing Climate

Gardening in a Changing Climate

By Eartheasy, Posted April 16th, 2015

Many states have shifted at least 1 full zone on the Plant Hardiness Scale.

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Finding the Commons in Your Community

Finding the Commons in Your Community

By Robin Jacobs, Posted April 9th, 2015

A new culture of generosity and cooperation is evolving, and invites our participation.

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If Ogunquit Can Quit Pesticides, So Can We

If Ogunquit Can Quit Pesticides, So Can We

By Eartheasy, Posted March 31st, 2015

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, concerned citizens can change the world. Indeed it is the only thing that ever has.” – Margaret Mead

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Allergens in Natural Beauty Products

Allergens in Natural Beauty Products

By T.J. Blackman, Posted March 26th, 2015

Does natural mean 100% safe?

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Stop Killing the Microbes that Keep Us Healthy: 5 Strategies

Stop Killing the Microbes that Keep Us Healthy: 5 Strategies

By Eartheasy, Posted March 24th, 2015

In the all-out war on germs, we’ve confused our allies with our enemies.

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Expecting? 5 Science-based Reasons to Plan for a Natural Childbirth

Expecting? 5 Science-based Reasons to Plan for a Natural Childbirth

By Robin Jacobs, Posted March 17th, 2015

Getting ready for “the big day” means making clear choices, and expecting the unexpected.

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Healing Gardens

Healing Gardens

By T.J. Blackman, Posted March 12th, 2015

Engaging all the senses to heal with nature.

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