Union County continues to see climate change action, energy efficiency |

LEWISBURG — Lewisburg area resident Ben Hoskins says he has done a lot at his home to reduce his carbon footprint, such as replacing windows and caulking to save energy. A local climate action program through the state Department of Environmental Protection, in collaboration with Bucknell and the Lewisburg Environment, previously established a task force … Read more

NEXT Renewable Fuels hosts Earth Day-inspired event at Clatskanie Elementary School | Washington

CLATSKANIE — Students dig fresh soil Tuesday morning as they plant lettuce, carrots, strawberries, flowers, and other plants in the garden of Clatskanie Elementary School. “It’s really about getting the kids on the ground,” said Natasha Parvey-Leskowich, community coordinator for NEXT Renewable Fuels Oregon, which organizes community learning events where they hope to one day … Read more

Keep Scottsbluff Gering Beautiful holds a garbage collection event for Earth Day | Local

The Keep Scottsbluff Gering Beautiful (KSGB) organization aims to encourage people to conserve and recycle by holding an Earth Day Commemoration and Household Waste Collection event on Saturday, 7 May. The event will take place in the southwest parking lot of the Uptown Scottsbluff mall and will run from 9-11am Usually, Earth Day Celebrations and … Read more