Grist Screws Earth Day, Jonathon Porritt Blogs UK Budget, MNN Goes to the Carnival, and More
Grist: We screwed Earth Day—get over it by Grist
"Another Earth Day has come and gone... What now? Well, if you've been hanging around Grist lately, you would know that that's the question we've been asking all along. What now? What happens the day after Earth Day? How do we extend our green commitment all year long?"Jonathon Porrit: The budget - green vs sustainable by Jonathon Porrit
"On the "green front", it could have been a lot worse, but it could have been better too. (See yesterday's press release from the Sustainable Development Commission below). Not exactly the mega-recovery package that has been called for but not insignificant either:"
MNN: Carnival of the Green #176 by Shea Gunther
"The Carnival of the Green was started by green blogosphere stalwarts Al Tepper and Nick Aster of Triple Pundit... It has been around for over four years, and has a year long waiting list to host. The Carnival is a great way to discover new blogs and content and I'm really happy to help bring it to MNN this week."
Ooffoo: UK Aware - a few of my favourite things... by Tracey Smith
"I'm back in the saddle after spending 3 days up 'in the smoke' (that's London to you missus) attending www.ukaware.com... It was an amazing event - Mr OOFFOO himself, Al Tepper, was there and I had very eco'nversations with the delightful Ruby Wax and Oliver Heath too."
R3Project: How to harvest worm-compost by Petz Scholtus
"Since we installed the Can-O-Worms vermicomposting bin on our balcony in August 2008, we have had 2 harvests. The first one in January this year (so after 6 months but it can take up to 12 months), resulting in 8 kilos of natural worm compost (worm castings) that served us as fertiliser for the plants."