Earth Day fests growing across North Texas


March 18, 2014

By Julie Thibodeaux

Teachers at The Meadows Elementary in DeSoto Jerry Martin, Linda Nunley and Irene Chaney-Babino help Jonathon Musser of Aquaponics and Earth, second from left, set up the aquaponics system last month. Courtesy of Aquaponics and Earth.

March 10, 2014

By Rita Cook 

The following individuals are finalists for the Green Source DFW Sustainable Leadership Awards in the volunteer category. The results are based on votes from hundreds of Green Source DFW readers. The winners in each of the five categories will be announced at the Green Source DFW Sustainable Leadership Awards ceremony on March 13.

Feb. 17, 2014
The Memnosyne Institute announced the finalists for the third annual Green Source DFW Sustainable Leadership Awards.

Polar bear on melting ice.

Courtesy of World Wildlife Fund/Jack Stein.


Feb. 4, 2014

Two recycling associations in North Texas have similar missions. Now they’re putting their resources together to have a greater impact.

Dallas Green Drinks members listen to presenter Salah Boukadoum of Soap Hope at the Aloft Hotel in Dallas. Photo courtesy of Eduardo Hope, Jr.

Feb. 3, 2014

The city of Dallas in partnership with World Wear Project has collected 17 tons of athletic shoes for resale. 

Photo courtesy of World Wear Project.

Jan. 29, 2014

Dallas County Community College's fourth annual Sustainability Summit will be held April 16. Deadline to submit a proposal is
Jan. 31.

Plastic bag ban campaign expands across DFW