Category Archives: GREEN Resources & Links

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GREEN Games for Children that Foster Environmental Sustainability

Research shows that teaching children about environmental sustainability practices from a young age helps them retain and incorporate green practices as they mature.  Here’s a fun way to teach your children about “Being Green.”  Click here to PLAY GREEN GAMES.

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GREEN Games for Children that Foster Environmental Sustainability

Research shows that teaching children about environmental sustainability practices from a young age helps them retain and incorporate green practices as they mature.  Here’s a fun way to teach your children about “Being Green.”  Click here to PLAY GREEN GAMES.

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Read Sustainable Ventura’s January/February 2017 Newsletter

Read Sustainable Ventura’s January/February 2017 NEWS for Green Business Profiles, Sustainable Living Ideas & Eco-Friendly News, Videos & PODCASTS: CLICK HERE!

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Read Sustainable Ventura’s January/February 2017 Newsletter

Read Sustainable Ventura’s January/February 2017 NEWS for Green Business Profiles, Sustainable Living Ideas & Eco-Friendly News, Videos & PODCASTS: CLICK HERE!

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Ventura Water’s NEW Water Wise Incentive Program Saves You Money and Helps Preserve the Environment

Ventura Water to launch incentive program Summer 2015 40 to 60% of average monthly water use in Ventura is used outdoor, and nearly half of that is wasted due to inefficient watering methods and faulty irrigation systems. It’s been proven

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Ventura Water’s NEW Water Wise Incentive Program Saves You Money and Helps Preserve the Environment

Ventura Water to launch incentive program Summer 2015 40 to 60% of average monthly water use in Ventura is used outdoor, and nearly half of that is wasted due to inefficient watering methods and faulty irrigation systems. It’s been proven

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Reduce, Reuse, Recycle Tips

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle Tips When it comes to recycling, ever wonder what goes where? The City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability’s NEW brochure takes all the guesswork out of recycling offering helpful tips, location drop-offs, and other information regarding your recyclables.

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Reduce, Reuse, Recycle Tips

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle Tips When it comes to recycling, ever wonder what goes where? The City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability’s NEW brochure takes all the guesswork out of recycling offering helpful tips, location drop-offs, and other information regarding your recyclables.

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Understanding the Water-Energy Nexus

-Article as it appears in the Ventura County Energy Regional Alliance (VCREA) Energy Leader Newsletter July-September 2013 Water has always been linked to energy but recently the relationship between water and energy is emerging as a topic of importance.  As

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Understanding the Water-Energy Nexus

-Article as it appears in the Ventura County Energy Regional Alliance (VCREA) Energy Leader Newsletter July-September 2013 Water has always been linked to energy but recently the relationship between water and energy is emerging as a topic of importance.  As

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Five Startling Facts from the Environmental Protection Agency

FIVE Startling Facts from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) 1) Did you know it takes a 15-year-old tree to produce 700 grocery bags? 2) Each year American throw away 25,000,000,000 Styrofoam cups. Even 500 years from now, the foam coffee

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Five Startling Facts from the Environmental Protection Agency

FIVE Startling Facts from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) 1) Did you know it takes a 15-year-old tree to produce 700 grocery bags? 2) Each year American throw away 25,000,000,000 Styrofoam cups. Even 500 years from now, the foam coffee

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WaterSense for Lawn & Garden

In Ventura, the City recommends that homeowners water their lawns between the hours of 9pm to 9am. Water penetrates the lawn more efficiently during that time and there is less water lost to winds and evaporation. If your lawn starts

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WaterSense for Lawn & Garden

In Ventura, the City recommends that homeowners water their lawns between the hours of 9pm to 9am. Water penetrates the lawn more efficiently during that time and there is less water lost to winds and evaporation. If your lawn starts

Assemblymember Das Williams at the third annual Green Jobs Expo, June 8, 2013

Green Job Expo: At the Intersection of Green Technology & Job Creation

[slideshow] “Any business that make a commitment to implement sustainable practices and develop environmentally-friendly products are smart companies,” said Courtney Lindberg, Environmental Specialist for the City of Ventura’s Environmental Sustainability Division. As education and awareness builds worldwide regarding our planet’s

Assemblymember Das Williams at the third annual Green Jobs Expo, June 8, 2013

Green Job Expo: At the Intersection of Green Technology & Job Creation

[slideshow] “Any business that make a commitment to implement sustainable practices and develop environmentally-friendly products are smart companies,” said Courtney Lindberg, Environmental Specialist for the City of Ventura’s Environmental Sustainability Division. As education and awareness builds worldwide regarding our planet’s