GO Solar in the Gorge

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Solarize The Gorge
Sign up for GO! Solar by March 30, 2015 to take advantage of bulk discounts.
With support from Northwest Solar Communities, Gorge Owned (GO!) is working with local solar contractors to offer discounted, bulk rates on solar panel installations to Gorge homeowners in Klickitat, Skamania, Wasco and Hood River counties.
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Urban Lumber


Several years ago while renovating a landscape for an older home being flipped by a realtor, my whole thinking about lumber completely changed. The house, long occupied by an aging woman, had been in a state of disrepair. The new property owner, John, removed pretty much all of the vegetation in order to make sense … Read More.

Leave It at the Door

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What’s in the dust in your home? 
There may be insect fragments, lead dust, pesticides, pollen, dust mites, animal dander, hair, human skin flakes, fungal spores or cigarette ash.
Many of the contaminants inside your home are brought in from outdoors. They can enter your home on your shoes and clothing. Not surprisingly, the greatest concentration of … Read More.

Environmental Film Series at Fort Vancouver Regional Library

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The Vancouver Watersheds Alliance’s 5th Annual Food & Film Series kicks off in January 27th and continues the fourth Tuesday of the month through June from 6-8pm at Fort Vancouver community library in Downtown Vancouver.
This highly acclaimed free event features provocative documentaries spotlighting relevant environmental topics facing the planet today, plus complimentary pizza (GF/DF option).

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Organic Food Conference

[ February 5, 2015; February 6, 2015; February 7, 2015; ] The fourth biennial ORGANICOLOGY, an educational conference for organic farmers, activists, policy experts, educators, retailers and sustainable businesses, is scheduled for Feb. 5-7 at the Hilton Portland Downtown.
Created by four organic trade organizations, Organicology is a collaborative platform uniting the organic food community to advance trade knowledge and address challenges in the organic food trade.

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