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Aug. 27, 2014 By Minnie Payne Behind the scenes at the Dallas County Community College District, there’s a Sustainability Team pushing students and staff to new heights of sustainability. Today, three of its campuses – Cedar Valley, Mountain View and Northlake – have full-time sustainability coordinators, and the other four colleges have people serving on a sustainability committee.  ...
The Memnosyne Institute is hosting its first-ever 5K run/ walk. The inaugural 'Run for the Environment' will be held Oct. 11, 2014 at Cedar Hill State Park. The year's theme is 'Trees.' Not only do trees provide oxygen, shade, food, wildlife habitat and beauty, they ... Read more...
Adbongo is hosting a permaculture design course at the Bar H Ranch in St. Jo from Sept. 5-20. Permaculture is a method of agriculture designed to work in harmony with natural eco-systems. Photo Courtesy of Adbongo.   Aug. 26, 2014 By Rita Cook  Since founding in... Read more...
Aug. 25, 2014  By Amy Martin Summers in Texas extend deep into September, even October. Months after the longest day, the ground continues to absorb and radiate heat. Trapped in our air-conditioned caves for too long, we need relief! Here is a selection of nature places to... Read more...
The Earth, Wind, & Fire Energy Summit will address all forms of energy Oct. 4-5 in Addison. Photos courtesy of Earth, Wind & Fire Energy Summit.   Aug. 20, 2014 By Rita Cook  Energy continues to be a hot topic, both locally and nationally, and the Dallas... Read more...
                    Bluebird experts from around the state will be flocking to Mansfield this Saturday for the Texas Bluebird Society's annual summer symposium. Photo courtesy of Catherine Dale. Aug. 19, 2014 By Minnie... Read more...

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