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              The Texas Renewable Energy Industries Association Conference will be held Nov. 3-5 at the Dallas Sheraton. This year's theme is “Shaping Texas’ Evolving Energy Markets.” Photos courtesy of TREIA. Oct. 30, 2014 By Rita Cook Renewable energy still seems like the new frontier but the Texas Renewable Energy Industries Association...
Left, Laura and Scott Slayton, took over proprietorship of the Hattie May Inn in Fort Worth in June, transforming it into DFW's first all vegetarian B&B. Photo by Julie Thibodeaux. Other photos courtesy of the Slaytons. July 26, 2014 By Julie Thibodeaux When the first all-... Read more...
                Full-time eco-activist Scott Parkin has worn many hats in the environmental movement. Currently he works for the Rainforest Action Network in San Francisco. Photo courtesy of Wildplaces.Net. July 23, 2014 By Amy... Read more...
Once the most abundant bird in North America, passenger pigeons were driven to extinction during the 19th century. Passenger pigeon expert Joel Greenberg will be sharing their cautionary tale at the Heard Museum in McKinney on Aug. 12.  July 22, 2014 By Minnie Payne... Read more...
Above, Andrea Ridout, owner of the eco-friendly Gecko Hardware with store mascot George the Rooster. Ridout says the Lake Highlands area store's reception has been outstanding since opening April 2013. Photos courtesy of Gecko Hardware. July 21, 2014 By Rita Cook... Read more...
                      Larry and Mary McNeil stand in front of their GraPark Giant pecan tree purchased in 1979 at O.S. Gray Nursery in Arlington. Paula Harbour, right, of the Friends of O.S. Gray Natural Area, is... Read more...

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