Sustainability in the Headlines
NKU Becomes the First in KY to Join Cincinnati's 2030 District, NKY Tribune
UC Sustainability Revamps Environmental Literacy Certificate, The News Record
274-Mile Ohio River Trail Gains Federal Assist, Cincinnati Business Courier
Metro Sales Tax Headed to Ballot in March, Cincinnati Enquirer
Senator Portman Talks Trash, as in the Importance of Recycling, WVXU
Cincinnati Streetcar Moves Towards Eliminating Fares, Cincinnati Enquirer
Dark Waters Tells the Story of a Public Health Nightmare We're Still Living With, Grist
What the Ohio River Petrochemical Buildout Means, KyCIR
Opponents Line Up Against Ohio Bill Targeting Wind Farms, Statehouse News Bureau
Bill Would Provide $28 Million to Protect Ohio's Endangered Species, CityBeat
Ohio Divided on Plastic Bag Bans, Cincinnati Enquirer
Americans Broadly Accept Climate Science But are Fuzzy About Details, Washington Post
The Environmental Cost of Fashion, NPR
Neighborhoods with More People of Color Pay Higher Energy Bills, CityLab
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December 11: Young Professionals EV Event 6:30-8:30 pm, City of Cincinnati
Soup and Swag 9:00 am-12:00 pm, Boone County Arboretum
Schoolyard Garden Teacher Workshop 3:30-5:00 pm, Civic Garden Center
Fantastic Fungi Film Screening 7:00 pm, Green Umbrella
Storytelling with Santa 11:30 am, Great Parks of Hamilton County
Winter Camping Workshop 6:30-8:30 pm, REI
Christmas Bird Count 7:00 am-1:00 pm, Audubon Society
Animals in Winter 3:00-4:00 pm, Boone County Conservation District
Victorian Holiday Dinner 4:00-7:00 pm, Great Parks of Hamilton County
Late Night Date Night 10:30 pm-12:00 am, Cincinnati Observatory
December 15: Upcycled Holidays 1:00-3:00 pm, Imago
Public Hearing 1:00 pm, Metropolitan Sewer District of Greater Cincinnati
Yoga After Work 5:30 pm, Great Parks of Hamilton County
December 19: Chapter Meeting 6:30-7:30 pm, Citizen's Climate Lobby
Surviving Winter Hike 10:30 am-12:00 pm, MetroParks of Butler County
Holiday Open House 12:00-4:00 pm, Lloyd Library & Museum
Winter Solstice Celebration 6:30-8:30 pm, Cincinnati Nature Center
December 25: Great Parks Free Entry Day, Great Parks of Hamilton County
December 26: Intro to Sustainable Home Food Production 1:00-3:00 pm, Gorman Heritage Farm
The Keeling Curve Prize awards $25,000 to ten projects each year that reduce greenhouse gas emissions or increase uptake. They are now accepting applications for the 2020 prize.
The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation is soliciting applications for the 2020 Five Star and Urban Waters Restoration Program, which will award approximately $1.5 million in grants nationwide. Full proposals are due by January 30.
The Rockefeller Foundation is offering a Food Systems Vision Prize worth up to $200,000 for each recipient, and up to $2 million total distributed. Submissions are due January 31.
SWANA is hosting the 2020 SWANApalooza from March 23-26, which showcases technologies and resources to transform waste into a resource. The early bird discount ends on February 7.
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