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Tackling our Water Woes, One Drop at a Time


Every drop counts. This mantra reverberated through each talk at the Sierra EcoSummit, recently held in Groveland. I went to the EcoSummit curious to hear how the “Westside” was coping with the drought,… Continue reading

Cowboy Scholars Find their Green Thumbs


Walking down the dusty path by the alfalfa fields, we lost a few students. “Gotta fix that sprinkler,” one of the boys announced. Another chased after his rambunctious puppy Annie. And yet another… Continue reading

Sweet Beginnings: Launching the Eastside Pollinator Garden Project


My fascination with bees began in a field off of Lincoln Elementary School’s playground in Redondo Beach. I would lay out with my friends in the clover, making little necklaces and crowns and… Continue reading