On January 18th at Hidden Villa in Los Altos Hills, family and friends celebrated Wim De Wit's 87 years as they nodded final farewells. Wim contributed continuously to environmental causes and groups during his lifetime.
Sierra Club members across the country came out in force for the National MLK Day of Service, cleaning up parks and streams, planting trees, weatherizing homes, recycling, maintaining trails, distributing compact fluorescent bulbs, even hosting mercury hair testing events.
After years of indifference, during which more than half of our state wetlands were destroyed, the California State Water Resources Control Board has begun to develop a Wetland and Riparian Area Protection Policy (WRAPP) to fulfill its mission of protecting "all waters of the state."
Businesses and consumers have neatly conspired to create a one-way path to the landfill, slowly depleting our planet of natural resources. Should people just accept being given their coffee in a disposable cup as if there were no alternative? Of
Here are a few tips for creating peak dining experiences with plant-based foods. You'll find it easy to eat royally as you increase the number of your plant-based meals, thereby reducing the CO2 and methane associated with foods of animal origin.
California is in its third consecutive year of drought. If there ever was a good time to reduce our water consumption, it is now. Why not lose the lawn, cut the water bill in half, and help the environment, all in one fell swoop?
To a group of inner-city kids with nothing to do all summer, what could be cooler than balancing on wooden planks through a moonscape of bubbling mud lakes, hissing fumaroles, and clouds of sulfuric acid mist?
Pulitzer Prize winner Thomas Friedman depicts a dismal future under the looming effects of climate change (Hot), globalization (Flat) and rapid population growth (Crowded). However, the more optimistic side of Friedman becomes apparent when he envisions a new generation of green conscientiousness driven by technical solutions.