Earth Rising is a grassroots environmental group started in Brown County by a small group of citizens from different backgrounds who share a common concern for the environment.

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 Read more
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 Read more
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. Read more
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 Read more
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 Read more
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 Read more