Send a Message to Leaders in Rio: Stop Fossil Fuel Subsidies!

Send a Message to Leaders in Rio: Stop Fossil Fuel Subsidies!
In one week, the UN is gathering global leaders to Brazil for Rio +20, marking twenty years since the conference in the same city made the environment a priority for global governance. Twenty years on, many things still need to change. Advocates are circulating a petition to end governments’ subsidies of fossil fuels, which currently… Read more »

This Saturday, Connect the Dots with Climate Solutions, Climate Reality Bike Ride!

This Saturday, Connect the Dots with Climate Solutions, Climate Reality Bike Ride!
Have you been wondering about our wacky wintry spring weather? Remember our June-like January? Our local weather recently has been unpredictable, but we’ve been lucky so far in the Bay Area. With climate change contributing to erratic weather patterns, the best strategy is to be informed and prepared. This Saturday, May 5th, a global event… Read more »

10/10/10: EcoHouse Native Plant Clinic and Earthen Plaster Party!

10/10/10: EcoHouse Native Plant Clinic and Earthen Plaster Party!
We’ve got a couple of fun events planned for 10/10/10 at EcoHouse, our demonstration house and garden. At 10am is the EcoHouse tour of the site and garden, including a talk on East Bay Native Plant Gardening with Lyn Talkovsky. The tour focuses on simple improvements that can be made to green an urban home,… Read more »