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Otter Swimming with Plastic Bottle

Declare Your Independence From Plastic

7/3/2013 // By Dani Tinker

Last week my colleague Sara wrote a blog post introducing us to the idea of “Plastic Free July.” It inspired me to accept the challenge and declare my independence from single-use plastic this month. ThisĀ includes plastic bags, straws, packaging and […] Read more >

Fireworks, Washington, DC, July 4, 2007. Credit: Flickr (Camera Slayer)

Talking Climate Change before the Fireworks

7/3/2012 // By Amanda Staudt

As we head out to visit family and friends this Fourth of July or welcome the gang into our own homes, chances are that the conversation is going to turn to extreme weather. From the wildfires raging across Colorado to […] Read more >