Author Ken Ilguanas Tuesday, October 9 at 7:00 p.m. Osgrove Auditorium in the Diamond Building at Colby College 4000 Mayflower Hill Road Waterville, ME 04901 Please join NRCM for an evening with author Ken Ilguanas as he speaks about his book, Trespassing across America: One Man’s Epic, Never-Done-Before (and sort of Illegal) Hike along the… Continue Reading
When staying at a hotel, hang up your towels and request that your sheets not be changed for the duration of your stay. You don’t wash your sheets every day at home, right? To view more tips, click here. To subscribe to our Tip of the Day RSS feed, click here.
Let businesses know when you’re spending your money with them because of their environment-friendly policies—and tell those that you’re avoiding for supporting bad policies. To view more tips, click here. To subscribe to our Tip of the Day RSS feed, click here.
Before you hit the Print key on your computer, ask yourself if it’s an item that really needs to be printed. Read and delete the ones you don’t need to save and electronically file others you might refer to later. To view more tips, click here. To subscribe to our Tip of the Day RSS… Continue Reading
Got a friend or relative under eight years old? Plant a green “seed” in their mind by giving them a copy of Dr. Seuss’s The Lorax the next time there’s an occasion—like the last day of the school year. To view more tips, click here. To subscribe to our Tip of the Day RSS feed,… Continue Reading
Let restaurants and other businesses know when you visited their town for environment-friendly activities such as wildlife watching. They’ll see the economic benefit of protecting such resources. Put it on paper so it can be given to management. To view more tips, click here. To subscribe to our Tip of the Day RSS feed, click… Continue Reading
“The air is crowded with birds — beautiful, tender, intelligent birds — to whom life is a song.” — George Henry Lewes I woke this morning to the musical magic of birdsong—is there anything better? Despite the chilly weather, and the freezing rain earlier this week, songbirds are singing, and IT IS SPRING. In an… Continue Reading
NRCM screened the food waste documentary film “Just Eat It” as part of the Growing Roots event series, a weeklong exploration and celebration of community and food in Franklin County. These events were organized by the Franklin County Food Council, an expansive network of individuals and organizations interested in promoting healthy food systems. Friday, May… Continue Reading
By Shri A. Verrill and Irit Altman, Special to the BDN Bangor Daily News op-ed The Trump administration’s proposed budget cuts are a direct threat to Maine’s environmental resources, economy and the public health of our residents. The president proposed dramatic cuts to nearly every agency working to protect the environment, particularly funding for renewable… Continue Reading