SCOCO Insights Newsletter (96)

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How Sustainable Are You? Take The Challenge!

Yes, we all recycle. Perhaps we have installed drip irrigation, or have even replaced our lawn. As Sustainable Contra Costa supporters, we…

Started by Tyler Snortum-Phelps

1 Apr 6
Reply by Michael P. Cass

Look Who's Taking Action: Environmental Justice Orgs!

If you typically don't have to worry about the water or air quality where you live, you are very fortunate. Low-income communities of color…

Started by Kimberly Lam

0 Apr 4

Get Active - 2017 Trails Challenge

Need some inspiration to get outside? Check out East Bay Regional Park's annual Trails Challenge - they have put together a handy guidebook…

Started by Kimberly Lam

0 Apr 4

Action of the Month: Be Heard - Get Politically Active!

Clean water and air, fuel efficiency standards, EPA funding, protecting open space, banning dangerous pesticides, CLIMATE CHANGE… if any of…

Started by Kerry Rivers

0 Apr 4

Simple Steps To Stay Grounded In Difficult Times

The following is a process for grounding and natural renewal provided by Amy Erez of Sugi Health. Amy will be co-presenting a workshop with…

Started by Tyler Snortum-Phelps

0 Feb 28

Household Hazardous Waste: What to do with Cleaners and other Chemicals

Nail polish remover, paint, kerosene, window cleaner… Sometimes we buy cleaners and other chemicals, use them a couple of times, and then…

Started by Kerry Rivers

0 Feb 27

Action of the Month: Ditch the Pesticides!

Insecticides (which kill insects) and herbicides (which kill weeds), often grouped together collectively as “pesticides,” are used worldwid…

Started by Alison Clary

0 Feb 27

Look Who's Taking Action: Water Wizards & Sewer Science

Sustainable Contra Costa has teamed up with Central San to teach elementary and high school students about local water issues and protectin…

Started by Tyler Snortum-Phelps

0 Jan 31

Action of the Month: Replant it Right!

Spring is on the horizon! Was this winter particularly ravaging on your landscaping? Did you add "replace dead plants or grass" to your to…

Started by Kimberly Lam

0 Jan 27

Rain: Slow it, Spread it, Sink it!

Green hillsides, full reservoirs, and flowing creeks are signs that our drought woes may be subsiding (at least for now).  Yet, the gloriou…

Started by Kerry Rivers

0 Jan 26

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