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Mostly about books on the environment, ecology and sustainable living.

But it is also about... antiglobalization, biocentrism, biodiversity, cultural imperialism, culture, david suzuki, deep ecology, deforestation, ecocriticism, ecoculture, ecological economics, ecological footprint, ecology, ecotheory, environment, environmental philosophy, global warming, gratitude, hiroshima, hope, human rights, humility, nature, neocolonialism, neoliberalism, passivism, permaculture, recycle, redefining progress, reduce, refuse, respect, responsibility, reuse, seven-generation sustainability, social democracy, sustainability, sustainable development, the natural step, trust and urbanization.

Total members: 330 members

Recent members: , infjsarah, -pilgrim-, J.Sealy, Louquas, CozyKat, HannahJo, the_traveler, SandraArdnas, alexanme, direcorgi, BloNo_DSA_Library, jackofmanytrades, juliedmcl, karspeak, leecalvink, H.Jo, SamanthaMilner, MihirShah, StaceySparks-Lazurek, Jarandel, PossMan, kgriffith, EllaTim, sadsagittal, Lindoula, mce3aces, Econologie, BPG, KDP-Sustainability

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Climate Change fiction 42wonderY, Tuesday 1:35pmignore
Water use 522wonderY, Tuesday 9:33amignore
Recycling is not as simple as it looks 72wonderY, Monday 4:29pmignore
Burial, cremation, 11margd, Saturday 10:20amignore
Climate Crisis 2MaureenRoy, June 12ignore
Climate Change 78MaureenRoy, June 11ignore
Oceans and Aquaculture 62wonderY, June 10ignore
Academic titles on sustainability 12MaureenRoy, June 7ignore
Transportation 23margd, June 4ignore
Electricity generation 262wonderY, June 4ignore
Plastic Oceans 114margd, June 4ignore
The Politics of Sustainability 6margd, June 4ignore
Zeitgeist 66MaureenRoy, June 3ignore
Documentary films and other media 35MaureenRoy, June 1ignore
The foods we eat 46johnthefireman, May 21ignore
Pesticide issues 30margd, May 15ignore
Stuff 152wonderY, May 7ignore
Solar Power! 18johnthefireman, April 22ignore
Earth Day 1margd, April 14ignore
Permaculture 7MaureenRoy, April 12ignore
Wild animal co-existence 9MaureenRoy, April 12ignore
Isambard Kingdom Brunel's pollution concerns 1johnthefireman, April 4ignore
Would you stop buying new books to save the World's forests? 35margd, March 23ignore
Facts on existential crises, transition studies, etc. 11davidgn, March 7ignore
Calendar 13MaureenRoy, February 27ignore
Waste - What about it? 22margd, February 21ignore
Conflicts over Natural Resources and the Environment 1margd, February 16ignore
Humanure 21margd, January 26ignore
Light Pollution 22wonderY, January 25ignore
Celebrating the winter holidays 7MaureenRoy, December 2018ignore
Electricity use 752wonderY, December 2018ignore
Is the concept of "Sustainable Development" a lie? 212wonderY, November 2018ignore
Contamination threatens recycling 6margd, November 2018ignore
The Future 8johnthefireman, November 2018ignore
Greener cement and concrete 22wonderY, October 2018ignore
sustainability via bottom-up or top-down? 6MaureenRoy, October 2018ignore
Sustainable Community-Building 41MaureenRoy, October 2018ignore
National Solar Tour Day 82wonderY, September 2018ignore
Sustainability for the Birth to 10 age group 18margd, September 2018ignore
Green Kitchens 42wonderY, May 2018ignore
Masanobu Fukuoka 82wonderY, April 2018ignore
Textiles 162wonderY, March 2018ignore
Databases 1MaureenRoy, February 2018ignore
Learned at the farmers' market, or at the orchard/garden/greenhouse 2MaureenRoy, February 2018ignore
Road Salt 5.Monkey., February 2018ignore
China bans plastic bags 482wonderY, January 2018ignore
Kill the K-Cup... 14Yamanekotei, December 2017ignore
dirt and health 26margd, December 2017ignore
Couple take 15 months to fill 1 bag of garbage 352wonderY, December 2017ignore
Natural organisms that eat synthetic waste 22wonderY, December 2017ignore
Dumpster diving being prosecuted in UK 192wonderY, December 2017ignore
Not Recommended 6davidgn, December 2017ignore
Flooding, Water Reuse And Resource Recovery: Trends And Opportunities 2MaureenRoy, November 2017ignore
Sustainable cooking 102wonderY, September 2017ignore
Domicology: practices and consequences of abandoning buildings 10johnthefireman, July 2017ignore
vertical urban farming 13margd, July 2017ignore
What the Frack! 42wonderY, June 2017ignore
REUSABLES - what are we needlessly wasting? 15johnthefireman, April 2017ignore
A Juneteenth garden 3MaureenRoy, February 2017ignore
ReUse 372wonderY, December 2016ignore
Week of March 7 only: Free Food Conference e-tickets, plus 2 free e-books 22wonderY, March 2016ignore
Fresh produce for low-income neighborhoods 42wonderY, February 2016ignore
You probably live near a seed library 2MaureenRoy, February 2016ignore
Necessary Physical Conditioning 3Bookmarque, January 2016ignore
2016 Subject Heading Changes 22wonderY, January 2016ignore
Sustainability in school 32wonderY, October 2015ignore
The $1,500 sandwich-from-scratch guy 2LoraLeeRaleigh, October 2015ignore
Weeds 1MaureenRoy, July 2015ignore
Favorite sustainability quote 4johnthefireman, January 2015ignore
off the net utilities 11johnthefireman, January 2015ignore
A lightbulb moment 11AsYouKnow_Bob, November 2014ignore
changing product design expectations 22wonderY, November 2014ignore
natural gas conservation 12wonderY, November 2014ignore
Pond scum is not a perjorative 12wonderY, August 2014ignore
Carping in the canal 42wonderY, July 2014ignore
Food: Around The World In 150 Dishes 1razzamajazz, May 2014ignore
medical ecology 32wonderY, January 2014ignore
Free digital book: Buffalo Bird-Woman's garden 1MaureenRoy, December 2013ignore
This generation's wild asparagus 52wonderY, November 2013ignore
edible seeds from common trees? 72wonderY, November 2013ignore
Which book changed your view on sustainability? 22MaureenRoy, August 2013ignore
Changing my Community 9MaureenRoy, August 2013ignore
Joel Salatin 12wonderY, August 2013ignore
What are you reading now? 22wonderY, July 2013ignore
Forthcoming titles 1MaureenRoy, July 2013ignore
Sustainability Fiction 22wonderY, June 2013ignore
Pop quiz 62wonderY, April 2013ignore
favorite books on sustainability 12dougb56586, December 2012ignore
Errors or Credibility Issues in sustainability writings 1MaureenRoy, December 2012ignore
Genetically modified foods 8MaureenRoy, November 2012ignore
Readings for Tweens and Young Adults 42wonderY, July 2012ignore
Culling Old Textbooks 9milotooberry, July 2012ignore
Book Recommendations? 11MaureenRoy, July 2012ignore
How would you like to PEDAL your "bus" to school? 4signature103, July 2012ignore
Low Impact Woodland Home 5WildMaggie, March 2012ignore
What can I do with 60 bound copies of Pivate Eye? 1lizstansbridge, February 2012ignore
Deep Green Resistance group 2owen1218, January 2011ignore
Fireplace inserts 2iatethecloudsforyou, December 2010ignore
3 new books 3bfertig, August 2009ignore

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