Monthly Archives: February 2013

South Sound Sustainability Expo

March, 2, 2013, 10:00 – 3:00 | Greater Tacoma Convention & Trade Center | FREE This 6th annual public event provides South Sound residents and business owners a place to discover services, products, companies, and agencies addressing sustainability needs in … Continue reading

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Northwest Coal Action Network Event

Coal companies want to turn the Pacific Northwest into a coal extraction and export zone, but communities across the region are fighting back by building a new movement for clean energy.  Last summer in Montana, people from across the Northwest … Continue reading

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Community-Based Conservation with Visiting Chilean Conservation Biologist

Dr. Colodro, the Chile coordinator for Oikonos, a non-profit organization focused on applied ecological research and conservation, will speak about long-term community-based conservation efforts in Chile.  Specifically, she will talk about the context for community-based initiatives and share a variety … Continue reading

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Environmental Lobby Day

On February 19th, Sunny Nelson, Brian Burger, Alexa Finelli, Becca Ebert, Hannah Mink, and Annie Bigalke met face-to-face with state legislators from District 27 in Environmental Lobby Day. The day began with a training on the top three environmental bills … Continue reading

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A Discussion on Climate Change Policy

On behalf of the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR), you are invited to participate in the next session of the Winter/Spring 2013 CFR Academic Conference Call series on Wednesday, February 20, from 9:00 to 10:00 AM. Michael A. Levi, CFR’s … Continue reading

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Environmental Lobby Day on February 19th

Do you want to make a difference for environmental legislation in WA state? Coming up on February 19th is Lobby Day! Lobby Day is a great opportunity to meet up with representatives from over 20 influential environmental groups in WA, … Continue reading

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Ikkatsu Documentary Film on Campus

Sea kayaking the Roadless Coast of Washington In 2012, the Ikkatsu expedition traveled the rugged Olympic shoreline of Washington, surveying remote beaches for marine debris.  The documentary film “Ikkatsu: The Roadless Coast” recounts the expedition and addresses issues related to … Continue reading

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Loggers Eat Green

Loggers Live Green Introduces the newest Loggers Eat Green Logo. This new logo encompasses the efforts in the Diner and within the community to encourage sustainable and conscious consumption. Projects include: Farm to Table: Terra Organics has partnered with UPS … Continue reading

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