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Nevada Organic Waste Recycling and Consulting

Reno-Tahoe businesses send a LOT of perfectly compostable stuff to landfills. In some cases, up to 35% of solid waste is organic material–everything from restaurant food scraps to yard trimmings–which could be recycled through composting. 291 more words


Two great landscape rehydration field days

Hi folks,

There’ll be two excellent Natural Sequence Farming and landscape rehydration field days held consecutively on Nov 7th and 8th near Bungendore, NSW. I expect every innovative Landcarer in the country will be there, or will die trying to get there, for one or both of these days. 202 more words

Natural Resource Management

I Would Have Run For The Hills

Article Author:
Justine Cucchiara, CAC AmeriCorps Alum 2010-2011 & 2011-2012

If I had realized what I was embarking on when I applied to be an AmeriCorps Member, I probably would not have gone through with it.  464 more words


To share information on how I got here:

I’m on a five month research period in Cambodia as part of an exchange agreement with Uppsala University, Sweden, and the Royal University of Agriculture, Phnom Penh. 111 more words


Building climate resilience in Laos by bringing in women

Charlotte Moser worked among Lao fishers in the Sekong River basin that begins in Vietnam, traverses Lao PDR and flows into the Mekong in Cambodia. The project on which she worked, in Samakhixay and Saysettha districts of Attapeu Province in southern Laos, involved Lao PDR, World Bank and IUCN support. 505 more words


Paul Smith's College

Paul Smith’s College (visited 7/15) (soon to be Joan Weill-Paul Smith’s College)

Want to go somewhere where you can minor in Maple Syrup (they run a Certified Organic operation) . 953 more words

College Visits

Lessons from the block

Managing a small block of remnant native vegetation drives home some basic principles in natural resource management, and highlights the sort of trade-offs that must be made. 924 more words