Green / Environment


The Best Blogs Greenversations - the official blog of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - EPA's glossary of green terms, abbreviations, and acronyms – published by National Geographic – for folks with kids - Local Harvest blog

Web Sites: responsible wood-burning fires – downsize your McMansion and - natural fabrics– to request green goods, secondhand goods and/or experiences instead of things -- Dept of Energy’s web site has latest news, tips on energy efficiency at home, at work and on the road great introduction to composting - Community-sponsored agriculture - find a green market near you - search by zip code
For a green vacation: - camping at national parks

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.” – Anthropologist Margaret Mead

“Heaven is under our feet as well as over our heads” – Henry David Thoreau

“In the end, we conserve what we love. We love only what we understand. We will understand only what we are taught.” – Senegalese Poet Baba Dioum

"The supreme reality of our time is the vulnerability of our planet." -- John F. Kennedy

Compiled by Diane Lamb, News & Record researcher

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