Measuring Your Plastic Footprint

This article was printed at http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/08/15/measuring-your-plastic-footprint/ August 15, 2011, 7:04 am Measuring Your Plastic Footprint By BETTINA WASSENER Bettina WassenerPlastic detritus on a beach in Hong Kong. With climate change and carbon dioxide emissions dominating the environmental conversation much of the time, the issue of plastic pollution tends to get short shrift. Still, the problem […]

Access Fund’s 2011 National Access & Stewardship Summit

If you all don’t know this organization yet, you should. The Access Fund is the national advocacy organization that keeps U.S. climbing areas open and conserves the climbing environment. Founded in 1991, the Access Fund supports and represents over 2.3 million climbers nationwide in all forms of climbing: rock, ice, mountaineering, and bouldering. They rule, and […]

Celebration For Wild Steelhead River Cleanup, Fly Fishing Workshop & Concert

Spey Heads Productions & Soul River Presents Celebration For Wild Steelhead River Cleanup, Fly Fishing Workshop & Concert Free Event! September 10th, 2011, Sellwood Riverfront Park SE Spokane St. Portland, OR 97202 9am – 6pm This weekend celebration promotes ethical and respectful fly fishing and the conservation of Wild North American Steelhead. This legendary species’ […]

Great Lake Erie Boat Float!

Build and Float Your Plastic Boat! The Third Annual Great Lake Erie Boat Float Saturday, September 10, 2011 Boat Launch at 10 am Lower Edgewater State Park Beach Cleveland, Ohio Build your own plastic boat to help raise awareness about the impact of plastic on our environment. All boats are to be made out of […]

Boat Building Workshop & Update on Marine Debris Research

Learn how to make a plastic boat Boat Building Workshop and Update on Marine Debris Research with Marcus Eriksen Wednesday, August 3; 6 to 8 pm Murch Auditorium, Cleveland Museum of Natural History Free with Museum admission! In preparation for the Third Annual Great Lake Erie Boat Float, join Dr. Marcus Eriksen, Director of Project […]

Mississippi Street Fair, July 9th

The People’s Republic and The American Clothing Experiment are teaming up for the common good, around a common cause, finding the common thread. Our two companies are both dedicated to the mission of bringing communities together and enhancing the human experience in art, music, education, and enjoyment of the natural world. The People’s Republic has […]