my hope for Vibrant Communities

my hope for Vibrant Communities

As a climate activist, it is easy to focus on what we don’t want: we don’t want fossil fuels, we don’t want environmental racism, and we don’t want our future to be stolen from us. But what’s hard is actually imagining what we do want. Imagining what the future would...
How to plant a tree in the bay area

How to plant a tree in the bay area

The saying goes “When’s the best time to plant a tree?.. yesterday! and the second best time… today!” Trees are beneficial for so many reasons: creating a home and life source for many animals and insects, providing relief and promoting health...
How close do I live to pollution? Find out here

How close do I live to pollution? Find out here

The Bay Area has a “refinery corridor”, the five refineries spanning from Richmond to Concord.  Keep in mind, there are only 135 refineries in the US, and FIVE of them are right here in our region. As outlined in our other blog, the health effects of living near,...