Feature Articles

Articles that illuminate and educate on subjects about the environment.  Priority is given to articles written by local people and about  the Dallas / Fort Worth region.  Feature articles submitted will be screened. These submissions may not be advertising.

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July 28, 2015 By Jason Winningham, the Green Tip Guy We're posting a new feature called "Green Tip of the Week "created by Green Tip Guy Jason Winningham of Duncanville.   Check out his website GreenTipOfTheWeek.com and his YouTube page where... Read more ..
by JIM Schermbeck on JULY 30, 2015  from Downwinders at Risk       News came late last week the venerableRandy Lee Loftis has taken a buy-out and will be leaving the Dallas Morning News sometime in the Fall When he leaves the... Read more ..
  The Fischer Store Bridge near Wimberley was toppled by the Blanco River floodwaters. A new report shows that the economic damage of climate change in Texas could be in the tens of billions of dollars.    by Priscila Mosqueda Published in the Texas... Read more ..
North Texas astronomy groups and planetariums offers a plethora of opportunities to learn about the night sky at both outside gatherings and indoor venues. Courtesy of the Franklin Institute.  July 29, 2015 By Amy "Moonlady" Martin   Look up! Does nature for... Read more ..
Frack Free Denton lobbyied representativies in Austin earlier this year to save the fracking ban. The group continues to build coalitions to fight fracking. Courtesy of Frack Free Denton. July 28, 2015 By Julie Ryan Since Denton’s fracking ban was given the boot in May, those... Read more ..
Watermelon basil, made from locally grown produce, is one of Alchemy Pops unique flavors. Photos courtesy of Alchemy Pops.  July 27, 2015 By Julie Thibodeaux A Fort Worth-based entrepreneur gathers fresh produce from Texas farmers and transforms it into delicious frozen... Read more ..
Recipients of the Sierra Club's Lone Star Chapter Awards gather for a group photo on Saturday in Addison. Photo courtesy of John MacFarlane. July 22, 2015 By Julie Ryan North Texas environmentalists were among 19 honored by Sierra Club Saturday at Texas’ Lone Star Chapter’s... Read more ..
Above, Mark MacLean is the founder of Marley Wind Works, a company that makes wind-powered machines to perform simple tasks. Photos courtesy of Marley Wind Works. July 21, 2015 By Rita Cook   While big wind farms are springing up all over Texas, an Ellis County engineer... Read more ..