Brown County Solar Initiative

Update 4/26/2020:Hope this finds everyone well and steering clear of the virus. I have gotten some numbers together that may give some guidance to those of you that want to move forward as soon as is reasonable according the current situation.If you look at your…

Drawdown Climate Solutions

We can stop global warming – the solutions are right here Every day at Project Drawdown we are asked, “What can I do to solve the climate crisis?” The answers are all around us. Solutions to climate change are in our daily lives right now. And…

Earth Day Celebration

This coming week marks the 50th anniversary of the first Earth Day (Wednesday, April 22). And in these trying times, the Sierra Club offers a special way commemorating it. All week they have virtual activities led by Sierra Club supporters and partners. https://www.teamsierra.org/everycorner?rbref=I20CZZEE09&utm_source=sierraclub&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=teamsierra&utm_content=edv6

Animal Agriculture and the Global Environmental Impact

This lecture outlines the basic principles about the relative impact of our food choices on the environment and for food security, and puts them in perspective of global ecological parameters. See the links below to download all the references used.Dr. Tushar Mehta, 11/2019 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q3aDAtXJol8&t8

Absentee Voting

Information on Absentee Ballots for the 2020 Primary Election All voters may choose to cast a ballot by mail in the upcoming June 2, 2020 Primary Election. To request an absentee-by-mail ballot, please complete this form ( ABS-Mail Primary 2020 ) and return it to your county election…

Himalayas Visible As Pollution Drops

As the lockdown to stop the spread of coronavirus in India continues, pollution levels across much of the country have dropped sharply. Now some residents in northern India say they can see the snow-capped Himalayas 200 kilometers away for the first time in 30…

We Can’t Go Back To Normal

Times of upheaval are always times of radical change. Some believe the pandemic is a once-in-a-generation chance to remake society and build a better future. Others fear it may only make existing injustices worse. …The task today is not to fight the virus in…

Ganga River Fit For Drinking

When the ancient Yamuna River in Delhi has reached a remarkable level of purity due to the absence of industrial pollutants in the last many days of India-wide lockdown, how can River Ganga show its sparkling clear waters to the nation? Well, news has it that…