As Federal Environmental Leaders Convene GreenGov
Soy is Inside Sustainability Solutions
June 9, 2015 11:36 AM - United Soybean Board
Washington, D.C. –The nation’s federal sustainability leaders gather tomorrow in Washington, D.C. while government employees across the nation join the GreenGov Symposium via livestreaming to their computers. The United Soybean Board (USB) partners in this pursuit for sustainability innovations.
National Pollinator Garden Network Launches Million Pollinator Garden Challenge
June 4, 2015 09:14 AM - National Pollinator Garden Network
WASHINGTON, DC (June 3, 2015) – In an unprecedented collaboration, dozens of conservation and gardening organizations joined together today to form the National Pollinator Garden Network and launch a new nationwide campaign – the Million Pollinator Garden Challenge.
Monarch Migration Gets a Boost from Ohio Collaboration
May 28, 2015 09:10 AM - Pollinator Partnership
Ohioans Step Forward to Make a Difference
Conserving our natural and cultural heritage in U.S. grasslands and savannas
May 26, 2015 09:31 AM - Prairie Biotic Research, Inc.
Prairie Biotic Research, Inc. (PBR) is an all-volunteer, scientific, 501(c)(3) public charity founded in 2000. We are five board members and 11 scientific advisors — 16 field biologists keenly interested in biodiversity and its conservation, and in assisting others who share our interest in nature to find essential funding for their basic field research.
Honey Bee Health Task Force Tackles Serious Honey Bee Issues
May 21, 2015 09:58 AM - Pollinator Partnership
Timely Support from USDA APHIS and Pollinator Partnership Members
Burt's Bees Mobilizes America's Farms for Honey Bees
May 20, 2015 09:42 AM - Pollinator Partnership
Burt’s Bees, through its The Greater Good Foundation, joined forces with the Pollinator Partnership to launch the United States Bee Buffer Project. The project’s goal is to establish critical honey bee forage throughout the country, and, after participating in the White House Stakeholder Panel on pollinator health, plans to impact over 6,000 acres over the next year.
VEGAN DIETS FIND SUPPORT FROM GOVERNMENT
AND HIT THEIR STRIDE WITH VEGAN PLEDGE PROGRAM
May 19, 2015 09:25 AM - Peace Advocacy Network
The unprecedented recent Scientific Report of the Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee strongly recommends a shift toward plant-based foods not only for health reasons, but also for environmental reasons.
Sri Lanka Becomes World's First Nation to
Comprehensively Protect All of Its Mangrove Forests
May 18, 2015 10:27 AM - Seacology
$3.4 Million Project Will Protect 31,000 Acres (12,700 ha)
Sierra Club, Green Below 14 Join Bipartisan Group of 22 State Legislators, 27 Law Professors from Across the US in Filing Briefs to Stop NYU Expansion Plan, Protect Parkland, Uphold Public Trust Doctrine Locally and Nationally
May 7, 2015 04:36 PM - LCG Communications
NY, NY: An unusual and powerful mix of environmental groups, legislators, law professors, and others from NYC and across the country have filed amicus briefs in the lawsuit that hopes to stop New York University’s massive and unwanted Greenwich Village expansion plan.
Making Every Bite Count
April 22, 2015 10:04 AM - Wake Forest University
(WINSTON-SALEM, NC) – Wake Forest University recently launched the Make Every Bite Count campaign that calls on colleges and universities to make a commitment to preserving and celebrating agricultural biodiversity in their own regions.