Category Archives: Livin’ Green

Livin’ Green: Christmas Tree Recycling

       Deck the Halls with Christmas trees, holly and other beautiful greens this holiday season!  When it’s time to take your tree down, here’s an easy 1-2-3- guide of how to recycle post holiday!        1-2-3 Christmas Tree Recycle

Livin’ Green: Christmas Tree Recycling

       Deck the Halls with Christmas trees, holly and other beautiful greens this holiday season!  When it’s time to take your tree down, here’s an easy 1-2-3- guide of how to recycle post holiday!        1-2-3 Christmas Tree Recycle

Think Global, Eat Local

     This Thanksgiving (November 28), and throughout the holidays, as well as all through the year, give thanks, celebrate, and support our local farmers, vendors and businesses by buying products, goods and services locally. Why Buy Local? Supporting the local

Think Global, Eat Local

     This Thanksgiving (November 28), and throughout the holidays, as well as all through the year, give thanks, celebrate, and support our local farmers, vendors and businesses by buying products, goods and services locally. Why Buy Local? Supporting the local

SustainableVentura.TV PODCAST from the FREE Water Wise Class: Ocean Friendly Gardens

On Saturday, October 12, 2013, from 10am-11:30am, Ventura Water, Aqua-flo and Green Thumb Nursery presented the second in a series of six Water Wise classes.  The topic for the day was “How to employ Ocean Friendly Garden principles of CPR-

SustainableVentura.TV PODCAST from the FREE Water Wise Class: Ocean Friendly Gardens

On Saturday, October 12, 2013, from 10am-11:30am, Ventura Water, Aqua-flo and Green Thumb Nursery presented the second in a series of six Water Wise classes.  The topic for the day was “How to employ Ocean Friendly Garden principles of CPR-

Livin’ Green: Halloween Green Crafting Ideas

                 The celebration of the much-loved holiday Halloween finds its roots in the ancient Celtic festival “Samhain,” a celebration of the end of the harvest season. The Gaels believed that on October 31, the boundaries between the worlds of

Livin’ Green: Halloween Green Crafting Ideas

                 The celebration of the much-loved holiday Halloween finds its roots in the ancient Celtic festival “Samhain,” a celebration of the end of the harvest season. The Gaels believed that on October 31, the boundaries between the worlds of

Livin’ Green: Green Your Children’s Back To School All Year!

The start of the new school year is a great time for parents and adults to teach teens and children about sustainable living. Here are some living green tips that demonstrate how you can practice Livin’ Green. Read the Label

Livin’ Green: Green Your Children’s Back To School All Year!

The start of the new school year is a great time for parents and adults to teach teens and children about sustainable living. Here are some living green tips that demonstrate how you can practice Livin’ Green. Read the Label

Read Sustainable Ventura’s July 2013 Newsletter

CLICK HERE TO READ SUSTAINABLE VENTURA’S JULY 2013 NEWSLETTER A visit to the third annual Green Jobs Expo: At the Intersection of Green Technology and Job Creation WaterSense For Your Lawn and Garden Livin’ Green:  Green Your Summer Green Tips,

Read Sustainable Ventura’s July 2013 Newsletter

CLICK HERE TO READ SUSTAINABLE VENTURA’S JULY 2013 NEWSLETTER A visit to the third annual Green Jobs Expo: At the Intersection of Green Technology and Job Creation WaterSense For Your Lawn and Garden Livin’ Green:  Green Your Summer Green Tips,

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

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

Livin’ Green: Green Your Summer

Summer conjures up visions of vacations and time off, travel, barbecues, and outdoor fun. While you’re enjoying the joys of summer, keep these green tips in mind to benefit you and the planet! Be Cool •Air conditioning accounts for 14%

Livin’ Green: Green Your Summer

Summer conjures up visions of vacations and time off, travel, barbecues, and outdoor fun. While you’re enjoying the joys of summer, keep these green tips in mind to benefit you and the planet! Be Cool •Air conditioning accounts for 14%

Only Rain Down the Drain

Ever wonder why you might see a beach closure sign after it rains?  That’s because of stormwater pollution is caused by urban runoff.  When it comes to preventing stormwater pollution, the City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability promotes, “only rain down

Only Rain Down the Drain

Ever wonder why you might see a beach closure sign after it rains?  That’s because of stormwater pollution is caused by urban runoff.  When it comes to preventing stormwater pollution, the City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability promotes, “only rain down