Category Archives: Livin’ Green

October is Energy Awareness Month! Get in the KNOW

October is Energy Awareness Month. Know your ENERGY STAR® labeled products. These efficiency rated products can cut your energy bills. Find retailers near you at www.energystar.gov.

October is Energy Awareness Month! Get in the KNOW

October is Energy Awareness Month. Know your ENERGY STAR® labeled products. These efficiency rated products can cut your energy bills. Find retailers near you at www.energystar.gov.

City of Ventura’s Environmental Sustainability Business Services

Are you a City of Ventura business? Are you interested in becoming a Certified Green Business? Would you like to know more about recycling legistlation involving local businesses? Would you like a FREE Green Business Assessment to find out how

City of Ventura’s Environmental Sustainability Business Services

Are you a City of Ventura business? Are you interested in becoming a Certified Green Business? Would you like to know more about recycling legistlation involving local businesses? Would you like a FREE Green Business Assessment to find out how

Environmental Tips for Back to School

Creative Clothes Reuse Arrange a clothing swap with friends and family. Non-Toxic School Supplies Before you run to the store to buy supplies, shop your desks and cabinets at home to see what you might already have. This will help

Environmental Tips for Back to School

Creative Clothes Reuse Arrange a clothing swap with friends and family. Non-Toxic School Supplies Before you run to the store to buy supplies, shop your desks and cabinets at home to see what you might already have. This will help

Volunteer for the 33rd Annual California Coastal Cleanup Day

Over 60,000 people throughout California will participate in the 33rd Annual California Coastal Cleanup  Day on Saturday, September 16, 2017 from 9:00 AM to Noon. Volunteers for the event will help to remove trash and debris from beaches, creeks, and

Volunteer for the 33rd Annual California Coastal Cleanup Day

Over 60,000 people throughout California will participate in the 33rd Annual California Coastal Cleanup  Day on Saturday, September 16, 2017 from 9:00 AM to Noon. Volunteers for the event will help to remove trash and debris from beaches, creeks, and

PLAY Green Kid Games with PBS Kids!

Teach children about the 3 R’s — Reduce, Reuse & Recycle with FUN Green Games from PBS Kids. Click Image above or right here to play GREEN Games!

PLAY Green Kid Games with PBS Kids!

Teach children about the 3 R’s — Reduce, Reuse & Recycle with FUN Green Games from PBS Kids. Click Image above or right here to play GREEN Games!

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

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

California Coastal Cleanup Day is Saturday, September 16, 2017

Volunteer for the annual Coastal Cleanup on Saturday, September 16, 2017, from 9:00 am to Noon!  In 2016, 2700 volunteers to Ventura County sites picked up 350 tons of debris!  Stay tuned right here at sustainableventura.tv for more information on

California Coastal Cleanup Day is Saturday, September 16, 2017

Volunteer for the annual Coastal Cleanup on Saturday, September 16, 2017, from 9:00 am to Noon!  In 2016, 2700 volunteers to Ventura County sites picked up 350 tons of debris!  Stay tuned right here at sustainableventura.tv for more information on

PICK UP AFTER YOUR PET WITH ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY’S NEW PET WASTE BAGS

Picking up your pet’s waste is essential to help keep our oceans and waterways clean and safe. Why? Animal waste adds nitrogen to the water, and excess nitrogen depletes the oxygen needed by beneficial plants, wildlife, and fish, and may

PICK UP AFTER YOUR PET WITH ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY’S NEW PET WASTE BAGS

Picking up your pet’s waste is essential to help keep our oceans and waterways clean and safe. Why? Animal waste adds nitrogen to the water, and excess nitrogen depletes the oxygen needed by beneficial plants, wildlife, and fish, and may

Great tips on how to maintain the water features in your yard to PREVENT water pollution!

Properly maintaining pools, spas and decorative water features around your home and landscape can prevent water pollution. How? In this Sustainable Ventura News PODCAST, City of Ventura Environmental Services Supervisor Todd Hundsdorfer shares valuable tips.   CLICK HERE TO LISTEN

Great tips on how to maintain the water features in your yard to PREVENT water pollution!

Properly maintaining pools, spas and decorative water features around your home and landscape can prevent water pollution. How? In this Sustainable Ventura News PODCAST, City of Ventura Environmental Services Supervisor Todd Hundsdorfer shares valuable tips.   CLICK HERE TO LISTEN