Grassroots Sustainability.

Fresh new ideas for creating a sustainable society at the individual, family and community level. Suggestions from members even if they haven't been able to iron out the bugs. Not for rehashing ideas that have been out there for a long time, though new ways of doing things are welcome along with personal experiences.


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I only found this group last week, and there's a lot of crossover with Ecology and environment for our Future [agnostic.com] group, and the discussion group from that, Common Cause Focus Group which is more active - I wrote to the founder @Rugglesby ... Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
Allamanda Nov 18, 2019 Nov 18, 2019 11 Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
A question about local regulations for those who operate farms or gardens and try to sell some produce: I've been wondering to myself if an opportunity for chain or individual gasoline station operators, perhaps along with converting over to ... Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
kmaz Nov 13, 2019 Nov 13, 2019 33 Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
”A United Nations report released in May found that human activities have placed 1 million species in danger of extinction, many within decades.” [yesmagazine.org] Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
JackPedigo Oct 10, 2019 Oct 10, 2019 11 Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
A question about local regulations for those who operate farms or gardens and try to sell some produce: I've been wondering to myself if an opportunity for chain or individual gasoline station operators, perhaps along with converting over to ... Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
kmaz Nov 13, 2019 Nov 13, 2019 33 Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
A question about local regulations for those who operate farms or gardens and try to sell some produce: I've been wondering to myself if an opportunity for chain or individual gasoline station operators, perhaps along with converting over to ... Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
kmaz Nov 13, 2019 Nov 13, 2019 33 Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
wonderful piece painting a somewhat brighter picture of moving on. Forward Guidance The Hydrocarbon Era’s Spectacular End Replacing fossil fuels is a tall order, but it has to happen. By Liam Denning August 6, 2019, 2:00 AM MST ... Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
kmaz Aug 7, 2019 Aug 7, 2019 22 Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
wonderful piece painting a somewhat brighter picture of moving on. Forward Guidance The Hydrocarbon Era’s Spectacular End Replacing fossil fuels is a tall order, but it has to happen. By Liam Denning August 6, 2019, 2:00 AM MST ... Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
kmaz Aug 7, 2019 Aug 7, 2019 22 Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
consequences of climate change: A PhD carbon technology expert recently claimed to me that the possibility of many lives being lost due to climate change is exaggerated and not really there in the extremes that I was concerned about. I think this... Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
kmaz Aug 6, 2019 Aug 6, 2019 33 Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
consequences of climate change: A PhD carbon technology expert recently claimed to me that the possibility of many lives being lost due to climate change is exaggerated and not really there in the extremes that I was concerned about. I think this... Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
kmaz Aug 6, 2019 Aug 6, 2019 33 Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
consequences of climate change: A PhD carbon technology expert recently claimed to me that the possibility of many lives being lost due to climate change is exaggerated and not really there in the extremes that I was concerned about. I think this... Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
kmaz Aug 6, 2019 Aug 6, 2019 33 Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
Tuesday July 30 was a particularly bad melt day in Greenland, which can be seen at some of the charts at this link: [nsidc.org] This article sums up some of the issues pretty well: "....In the 1980s, wintertime snows in Greenland roughly ... Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
kmaz Aug 1, 2019 Aug 1, 2019 22 Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
Tuesday July 30 was a particularly bad melt day in Greenland, which can be seen at some of the charts at this link: [nsidc.org] This article sums up some of the issues pretty well: "....In the 1980s, wintertime snows in Greenland roughly ... Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
kmaz Aug 1, 2019 Aug 1, 2019 22 Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
Citizen Science [re-sources.org] How people can help the environment through participating in scientific studies. One local example is KWIAHT [kwiaht.org] Here is an example of citizen scientist in action. Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
JackPedigo Feb 1, 2019 Feb 1, 2019 11 Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
Plastic free Salish Sea. More concerns/propaganda from my neck of the woods (waters) + a view of life here. I am a believer that place can shape mindset. This county is proof positive of this and this video shows it. [vimeo.com] There is a ... Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
JackPedigo Dec 21, 2018 Dec 21, 2018 11 Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
I feel like I should be living in my grandparents time. Have been working like crazy past few months and it had paid off. Now 2 of my neighbours have dug there yards up and put in vegetable gardens. They have both come and asked for propagation ... Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
Rugglesby Dec 13, 2018 Dec 13, 2018 33 Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
I feel like I should be living in my grandparents time. Have been working like crazy past few months and it had paid off. Now 2 of my neighbours have dug there yards up and put in vegetable gardens. They have both come and asked for propagation ... Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
Rugglesby Dec 13, 2018 Dec 13, 2018 33 Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
I feel like I should be living in my grandparents time. Have been working like crazy past few months and it had paid off. Now 2 of my neighbours have dug there yards up and put in vegetable gardens. They have both come and asked for propagation ... Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
Rugglesby Dec 13, 2018 Dec 13, 2018 33 Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
I just got my solar energy production report for June. I produced nearly a megawatt. I also had about 3/4 of a ton of carbon offset. ?? Yeah, I can get a little geeked out about that stuff. ?‍♂️ Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
Plamon Nov 8, 2018 Nov 8, 2018 55 Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
Natural systems in crisis. [islandsweekly.com] I found this an extremely interesting article. It says a lot about the concern we, in this area have for our local life-support system. Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
JackPedigo Oct 25, 2018 Oct 25, 2018 55 Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
Natural systems in crisis. [islandsweekly.com] I found this an extremely interesting article. It says a lot about the concern we, in this area have for our local life-support system. Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
JackPedigo Oct 25, 2018 Oct 25, 2018 55 Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
Natural systems in crisis. [islandsweekly.com] I found this an extremely interesting article. It says a lot about the concern we, in this area have for our local life-support system. Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
JackPedigo Oct 25, 2018 Oct 25, 2018 55 Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
Natural systems in crisis. [islandsweekly.com] I found this an extremely interesting article. It says a lot about the concern we, in this area have for our local life-support system. Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
JackPedigo Oct 25, 2018 Oct 25, 2018 55 Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
Natural systems in crisis. [islandsweekly.com] I found this an extremely interesting article. It says a lot about the concern we, in this area have for our local life-support system. Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
JackPedigo Oct 25, 2018 Oct 25, 2018 55 Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
[islandgrownsj.com] While in Friday Harbor, the county seat I discovered this guide. It says a lot for this area which, at one time was the food basket for W. Washington. We are the only county in this agricultural state that bans GMO farming Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
JackPedigo Oct 5, 2018 Oct 5, 2018 11 Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
Someone sent me this on facebook and it took a while to find a better link. This place was recently on the cover of home power and covered in the magazine. They are about a mile from my house and is one of several on the island. When we first moved ... Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group
JackPedigo Aug 5, 2018 Aug 5, 2018 22 Posted in Grassroots Sustainability. group

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