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Environment & Ecology: Making Green Housing Affordable, Bicycle as Catalyst of Nature Conservation, How to Preserve Open Space

ENVIRONMENT & ECOLOGY

Making Green Housing Affordable 

Al Jazeera

 

What comes to mind when you think about green communities? I find many people think about technology - solar panels, wind turbines, or rapid public transit.


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Bicycle as Catalyst of Nature Conservation 

The Nature of Cities

 

Fast, efficient and individualistic, the bicycle is no ordinary mode of transport. It's a church, a gym, a community creator, a cash printer, a protest placard, a dopamine generator, a mechanical expression of self-determination, an icon of hope.


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Protecting Marin's Urban Forests 

Marin Independent Journal

 

TOO OFTEN, when we reflect on the wonders of nature, we think of our great wildlands - Yosemite, Big Sur, our own Marin Headlands - and we fail to appreciate the everyday natural wonders all around us.


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How to Preserve Open Space 

ASLA Dirt Blog

 

Given the cost and complexities involved in purchasing and setting aside green, open space, no one type of organization can go it alone.


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