Re-Greening the Deserts

Re-Greening the Deserts

Read more about this story: “The Man Who Stopped the Desert”. For additional information on re-greening the desert, check out these videos of renowned permaculturist Geoff Lawton growing fruits and vegetables in the Middle East.  Greening the Desert with...
Gardening for Coral

Gardening for Coral

This is an example of a coral farming technique using recycled rebar as a scaffold for polyps to attach and grow. Below, Great Barrier Reef coral thriving in its natural state. Photo credits, top: Tom Jowett, Wikimedia Commons; bottom: Toby Hudson, Wikipedia. Did you...
Meet the Author, Sheryl Davis

Meet the Author, Sheryl Davis

I spent most of my childhood climbing trees and building forts in the Piney Woods region of East Texas. A longstanding family interest in biology inspired me to garden, forage, study taxonomy and birds. As a teenager, I became a licensed Ham Radio operator (KE5QFE)....
The Path of Plastic

The Path of Plastic

Cheers to another successful year of (fill in the blank). Everyone toasts with their plastic champagne cups, then bottoms up and into the garbage. The staff takes out the industrial size garbage bag full of cheap plastic and tosses it into the dumpster. In the...
Announcing our expanded second edition!

Announcing our expanded second edition!

This new expanded edition has even more beautifully illustrated activities to engage young readers and families in community networking and Earth friendly activities, a poem by me (the author), and a special message about conservation and sustainability from Director...