Feature Articles

Articles that illuminate and educate on subjects about the environment.  Priority is given to articles written by local people and about  the Dallas / Fort Worth region.  Feature articles submitted will be screened. These submissions may not be advertising.

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The Memnosyne Institute is hosting its first-ever Green Source DFW fundraising 5K run. The inaugural 'Run for the Environment' will be held Oct. 11, 2014 at Cedar Hill State Park. The event will be timed on a measured course.   We are seeking sponsors, volunteers... Read more ..
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 ..
                  This year 25 U.S. high schools will be competing at the Solar Car Challenge at Texas Motor Speedway July 21-22. A two-day cross country trip to Austin follows. Photos courtesy of the Solar Car Challenge. July 15,... Read more ..
                 The Grove in Dallas' historic West End district is one of nearly a dozen coworking spaces that have sprouted up in North Texas.   July 14, 2014  By Julie Thibodeaux  Coworking spaces are popping... Read more ..