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City of Seattle Scores New Bike Lanes

City of Seattle Scores New Bike Lanes

Seattle City Council has approved new legislation that will require the expansion of bike lanes and parking spots for the city’s bicyclists. Council Bill 119601 will require the Seattle Department of Transportation to build protected lanes for paving projects that are...

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How To Dress More Sustainably

How To Dress More Sustainably

It’s easy to make an impactful and positive change on our environment by just switching your shopping and wardrobe choices! Creating a more sustainable and ethical closet will help our planet and be worth your effort in the long run. Here are 5 tips and tricks to help...

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7 Halloween Tips that are Spookily Sustainable

Green is the new orange! Make your Halloween more green this year with these 7 tips on staying away from spooky single-use plastics and ghastly garbage: Reuse, Reuse, Reuse! Throughout the next few weeks, look out for things that could replace decorations you have...

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5 Ways to Make Your Commute More Green

5 Ways to Make Your Commute More Green

Daily commutes and routes are a part of nearly everyone’s lives, and trips to the pump only become more frequent as school is in full swing. Make your car trips to work and school more green with these simple changes and you’ll become an eco-friendly driver in no...

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Tree Funds Approved In San Francisco

Tree Funds Approved In San Francisco

Friends of the Urban Forest is excited to announce that they have secured a historic amount of funding for tree planting in San Francisco!  The funding from the City’s Budget & Finance Committee of the Board of Supervisors is the first step in ensuring that...

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6 Steps To Start Composting At Home

6 Steps To Start Composting At Home

Composting not only reduces waste in landfills, but can also improve your backyard garden! Compost material can be added to soil to help all types of plants grow. This means you’ll have bigger produce, prettier flowers and a healthier garden with no extra cost to you...

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Interested in Volunteering?

If you’re interested in getting a little dirty, being outside, making an impact, and bonding with our communities, shoot us some info, and we’ll let you know when we have a project coming up.