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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                  Local activists urge North Texans to let their political representatives know that the Keystone XL pipeline is part of an unsustainable future of fossil fuels. Above, protestors hold up signs at Klyde Warren Park in... Read more ..
Nov. 18, 2014  By Amy Martin. Photos courtesy of Dallas Trinity Trails. The Great Trinity Forest — thousands of undeveloped acres south and southeast of downtown Dallas. The wild core is wedged between I-45 and US 175, where the Trinity River, finally freed from levees,... Read more ..
  Bike gear magnets are some of the gift items that Re-Geared staff create using recycled parts at the Grapevine shop. Photos courtesy of Re-Geared. Nov. 17, 2014 By Penelope Taylor When your passions become a viable profession, exhilarating things can happen... Read more ..
                        The city of North Richland Hills is considering requiring a special use permit for solar solar installations on street-facing slopes of a resident’s roof as well as for ground mounted systems... Read more ..
                            Fort Worth-based Go Green Smokeless Oil International has created a biodegrable nontoxic motor oil.  Nov. 10, 2014  By Rita Cook  Texas is known as the leading oil... Read more ..
A gas well last fracked in March sits less than 400 feet from a home in Denton, which just became the Texas' first city to ban fracking. Photo courtesy of Cooper Neill/Texas Tribune. Nov. 5, 2014  By Jim MalewitzTexas Tribune  A North Texas town on Tuesday became the... Read more ..
                    Dr. Anne Epstein, a member of Lubbock County Board of Health, gave a presentation called "A Medical Perspective on Oil and Gas Development" at the Mansfield Gas Well Awareness meeting on Oct. 29.... Read more ..
Nov. 3, 2014 Video by Marshall Hinsley Watch a 3.39 minute video about UTA's compost program: John Darling explains how compost happens at UTA in this Green Source DFW video by Marshall Hinsley. John Darling shares the history and motivation behind the compost program he helped... Read more ..