FREE Green School Programs for City of Ventura Schools

City of Ventura residents, does your school have a GREEN SCHOOL program?

FREE Green School Programs for City of Ventura Schools

City of Ventura residents, does your school have a GREEN SCHOOL program?

Attractive Public “GREEN Art” on City’s Trash and Recycle Bins Deters Graffiti

  Environmental Sustainability recently partnered with the Parks Department for some public art on the newly purchased (and then heavily graffitied) trash and recycle bins for Grant Park. This was the second round of these bins after they proved to

Attractive Public “GREEN Art” on City’s Trash and Recycle Bins Deters Graffiti

  Environmental Sustainability recently partnered with the Parks Department for some public art on the newly purchased (and then heavily graffitied) trash and recycle bins for Grant Park. This was the second round of these bins after they proved to

City of Ventura’s GREEN SCHOOL Programs

Recognizing the importance of educating Ventura’s youth to establish lifelong sustainable habits and practices, the City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability Division and Ventura Water offers free educational presentations to all local K-12 schools, after-school, and pre-school programs. “Our green school

City of Ventura’s GREEN SCHOOL Programs

Recognizing the importance of educating Ventura’s youth to establish lifelong sustainable habits and practices, the City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability Division and Ventura Water offers free educational presentations to all local K-12 schools, after-school, and pre-school programs. “Our green school

GREEN SCHOOLS: City of Ventura’s Food Waste Collection and Composting Program PODCAST

Since 2013, City of Ventura’s Environmental Sustainability Division has been offering recycling and composting programs in conjunction with E.J. Harrison and Sons and Gold Coast Recycling to schools within the Ventura Unified School District. The purpose of the program is

GREEN SCHOOLS: City of Ventura’s Food Waste Collection and Composting Program PODCAST

Since 2013, City of Ventura’s Environmental Sustainability Division has been offering recycling and composting programs in conjunction with E.J. Harrison and Sons and Gold Coast Recycling to schools within the Ventura Unified School District. The purpose of the program is

GREEN TIP: Skip red meat once a week!

Did you know it can take 7 or more pounds of grain to produce one pound of beef, and livestock consumes 70 percent of America’s grain? Eat less of it and choose pasture-fed, sustainably raised beef whenever you can. If

GREEN TIP: Skip red meat once a week!

Did you know it can take 7 or more pounds of grain to produce one pound of beef, and livestock consumes 70 percent of America’s grain? Eat less of it and choose pasture-fed, sustainably raised beef whenever you can. If

Sustainable You! Camp 2017: Teaching Our Youth About Sustainability

Sustainable Ventura News takes a trip to Sustainable You! Camp. The camp, held each summer at University of California Hansen Agricultural Research and Extension Center’s (HAREC) 4-H Sustainable You Camp teaches children ages 9-12 about what it means to be

Sustainable You! Camp 2017: Teaching Our Youth About Sustainability

Sustainable Ventura News takes a trip to Sustainable You! Camp. The camp, held each summer at University of California Hansen Agricultural Research and Extension Center’s (HAREC) 4-H Sustainable You Camp teaches children ages 9-12 about what it means to be

Tips for Summer Water Fun & Stormwater Health

                Summer Water Fun & Stormwater Health One of a child’s favorite activities during summer is swimming. Here are two great tips to ensure the health and safety of our ocean and waterways

Tips for Summer Water Fun & Stormwater Health

                Summer Water Fun & Stormwater Health One of a child’s favorite activities during summer is swimming. Here are two great tips to ensure the health and safety of our ocean and waterways

Sustainable Ventura July/August 2017 Newsletter

Green News, Videos & Podcasts, Community Profiles & more! Sustainable Ventura News July/August 2017 News Click Here to Read

Sustainable Ventura July/August 2017 Newsletter

Green News, Videos & Podcasts, Community Profiles & more! Sustainable Ventura News July/August 2017 News Click Here to Read

July 15th Community Clean Up Event a Great Success!

On July 15 from 9:00 am to Noon, City of Ventura residents dropped off unwanted items for recycling and reuse at a Community Clean Up Event held at Community Park. The event was a great success with EJ Harrison collecting

July 15th Community Clean Up Event a Great Success!

On July 15 from 9:00 am to Noon, City of Ventura residents dropped off unwanted items for recycling and reuse at a Community Clean Up Event held at Community Park. The event was a great success with EJ Harrison collecting

Preventing Food Waste to Help the Environment & Your Pocketbook

Food waste is a major concern presenting a serious challenge to our natural resources sites the United States Food & Drug Administration. Between 30-40% of the food produced in the US goes uneaten (as much as 20 pounds of food

Preventing Food Waste to Help the Environment & Your Pocketbook

Food waste is a major concern presenting a serious challenge to our natural resources sites the United States Food & Drug Administration. Between 30-40% of the food produced in the US goes uneaten (as much as 20 pounds of food