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Probably one of the most important steps you can take next week is to participate in the Solar Happy Hour at Read More »
Learn about biomimicry in the context of Austin’s local ecosystem with the foremost leaders in the field and connect with others in our regional biomimicry network. In this Backyard Biomimicry Workshop offered by the Biomimicry Group, you’ll co-learn with students and professional of various disciplines about the foundations of biomimicry and equip yourself to approach our region’s most pressing design challenges by drawing inspirations from the natural world- found right in our own backyard!
Biomimicry, the discipline of applying nature’s principles to solve human problems, provides the means to achieve both environmental and economic goals.
This Thursday on Shades of Green Energy Radio we are looking forward
Exciting new job with the City of Austin – Conservation Program Coordinator (Sustainable Urban Agriculture Coordinator – Parks & Recreation Dept)
This is the time of the boutique in Austin. Seems everywhere you turn another one opens, and each one is making Austin a ‘funner’ place to shop.
Enter René Geneva, namesake of René Geneva Design, an eco-chic designer (and you guessed it – now eco-boutique) whose work has graced the runways of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, the halls of the Volksgarten in Austria, and more.
The Sierra Club just launched a campaign to "Phase Out" Austin’s coal plant by 2020. The Sierra’s petition:
There are a lot of interesting, new people coming together around this: farmers in LaGrange, clean tech proponents in Austin, national leaders at the Sierra Club and possibly GreenPeace… Please consider clicking over to learn more: http://tinyurl.com/sierra-fcp. Thanks.
When I was in high school in Florida, the thrift store was not cool. It was not a sign of independence and social status based on your superior knowledge of how to combine the 60’s proper bomber jacket with a pair of checked, flare-legged, hip huggers – self-cropped just enough to show the to of your fab Chuck-e-T’s.
Please, help me apply mulch to 4 large heritage trees on the NW side of the Barton Springs Pool bath house. I need about 14-20 volunteers, but I have ZERO
We welcome those in faith communities in Central Texas who are interested in linking religious values and spirituality with environmental stewardship concerns to join us for this first symposium of the new year.