Eco-Briefs

  1. Briefs 4-4-12

    Sustainable Thurston invite ideas about growth   Sustainable Thurston is a group sponsored by a federal grant for county-level planning. Thurston Regional Planning Council (TRPC) received $1.5 million from HUD…

  2. Eco-Briefs, 1/13/10

    by Deane Rimerman Local 3-Rs Online Ever heard of Ruby Resuable? She was born “near the dumps in New Jersey.” She now lives in Oly. She’s here as a mom…

  3. Eco-Briefs: Earth Day edition!

    by Deane Rimerman, 4/21/10 This special Earth Day edition of Eco-Briefs includes information on several local environmental groups. Also, please check the events calendar (starting on page 6) for many…

  4. Eco-Briefs, 3/10/10

    by Deane Rimerman Trainings for DIY Home Weather Proofing Do you have any cold drafty windows in your home? How’d you like to get rid of that draft and save…

  5. Eco-Briefs, 2/10/10

    by Deane Rimerman Procession of Species earns National Recognition Olympia’s Procession of Species was recently included in National Geographic’s “Public Geotourism Map guide for the Central Cascades.” It was one…

  6. Eco-Briefs

    by Deane Rimerman, 12/30/09 Capitol Lake The latest twist in Oly’s lake-versus-estuary debate has emerged. Up until now, periodic poisoning of Capitol lake was needed to destroy invasive weeds like…