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Sustainability Leadership Pilot Program

Today more than ever, society needs committed and creative leaders to promote a world in which economic development can be attained for the benefit of all while conserving the planet’s natural capital and improving people’s living conditions. Our mission is to develop leaders who will address our present challenges and opportunities so that future generations can...

10 Ways to Go Green in Your Home This Year

The environment is an important part of our earth, and keeping it healthy for our future generations should be a priority. Unfortunately, most people aren’t sure how to get started. If you’re looking for ways to do your part without having to invest long hours,...

A Solution in the Making

The Plastic Baling Twine Recycling project, started by the Fort Collins Conservation District, has been expanding over the past three years and is in need of support! Laura Tyler, the pioneer for the collection and recycling of baling twine in Larimer County has continued to...

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Dirty Dozen and the Clean Fifteen: Pesticides in our Food

The Environmental Working Group (EWG) is a non-profit organization that empowers people to live healthier lives in a healthier environment. EWG publishes its annual rating of conventional foods with the most and least pesticide residues to fill the void left by the U.S. Environmental Protection...

Poudre RiverFest restores, revitalizes corridor

In the wake of the 2012 fire season and the devastating floods in September, a group of local nonprofits have come together to restore, celebrate and promote our beloved Cache La Poudre River. Rocky Mountain Bird Observatory, Sustainable Living Association, Save The Poudre, Wildlands Restoration Volunteers...