Fall 2020 Almanac

  • Fall 2020 Almanac, Sustainable Design

    Zero Waste Town

    A few years ago in this almanac, I featured Kamakatsu, the zero-waste town located in Japan.

  • Fall 2020 Almanac, Recipe

    Porcini Mushroom Risotto

    This plant-forward risotto, made with hearty flavored porcini mushrooms, is easy to make and delicious.

  • Eco News, Fall 2020 Almanac, Nature News

    Break Free From Plastic

    #thebreakfreefromplastic Movement is a global movement envisioning a future free from plastic pollution.

  • Eco News, Fall 2020 Almanac, Nature News

    Can’t Sleep? Check the Night Sky

    Live stream the Northern Lights from the comfort of your couch.

  • Fall 2020 Almanac, Recipe

    Sage Fried Eggs

    This is her synonymous breakfast dish to make at home; sage-fried eggs with lemony, bright greens.

  • Fall 2020 Almanac, Recipe

    Garden Recipe

    Taking inspiration from the local landscape as well as the amazing growers, farmers and fisherman that supply many of his…

  • Eco News, Fall 2020 Almanac, Sustainable Design

    How to Build a Resilient Future

    Julia Watson researches enduring innovations that could help us counter the challenges of climate change.

  • Bird News, Fall 2020 Almanac

    Paint It Black

    A solution is available to reduce avian fatalities due to wind turbines.

  • Eco News, Fall 2020 Almanac


    Also known as Works Progress Administration, the WPA was active from 1939-1943. It was a work program for the unemployed,…

  • Eco Garden, Fall 2020 Almanac, Nature News

    Growing My Own Medicine

    This past spring, I started planting my first medicinal herb garden, with herbs that I would actually use, either as…

  • Eco News, Fall 2020 Almanac, Gamechanger

    In Conversation – Part 2

    Land as a Commons: Building the New Economy

  • Eco News, Fall 2020 Almanac, Gamechanger

    In Conversation – Part 1

    Winona LaDuke and Leah Penniman Moderated by Nwamaka Agbo

  • Eco Cinema, Fall 2020 Almanac

    Wild & Scenic Film Festival

    The Tucson Chapter of Citizens’ Climate Lobby presents the Climate Solutions Film Festival, a 50th Anniversary Celebration of Earth Day.

  • Eco Tip, Fall 2020 Almanac

    Eco Tips

    Tips from PW

  • Fall 2020 Almanac, Gamechanger

    Josh and Rebecca Tickell

    Husband and wife team, Josh and Rebecca Tickell, are the darlings of the environmental movement via the award-winning documentaries and…

  • Eco Cinema, Fall 2020 Almanac

    KISS THE GROUND: The solution is under our feet

    Kiss the Ground reveals that, by regenerating the world’s soils, we can completely and rapidly stabilize Earth’s climate, restore lost…

  • Artist, Fall 2020 Almanac

    Fernando Laposse

    Fernando Laposse is a London based Mexican designer/artist, who specializes in transforming humble natural materials into refined pieces.

  • Fall 2020 Almanac, The Cabinet Of Green Curiosities


    The overwhelming consensus of Earth and planetary scientists is that tektites consist of terrestrial debris that was ejected during the…

  • Fall 2020 Almanac, The Cabinet Of Green Curiosities


    VermiPods are specially encapsulated earthworm cocoons.

  • Eco News, Fall 2020 Almanac

    Inspiring Brand: Solo New York

    We all know that one of the easiest ways to help the environment is by using eco-friendly bags, the kind…

  • Book, Fall 2020 Almanac

    What Have Plants Ever Done for Us? Western Civilization in Fifty Plants By Stephen A. Harris

    Plants are an indispensable part of our everyday lives. From the coffee bean that gets roasted for our morning brew…

  • Book, Fall 2020 Almanac

    Local Is Our Future: Steps to an Economics of Happiness by Helena Norberg-Hodge

    From disappearing livelihoods to financial instability, from climate chaos to an epidemic of depression, we face crises on a number…

  • Book, Fall 2020 Almanac

    Entangled Life: How Fungi Make Our Worlds, Change Our Minds & Shape Our Futures By Merlin Sheldrake

    Most fungi live out of sight, yet make up a massively diverse kingdom of organisms that supports and sustains nearly…

  • Book, Fall 2020 Almanac

    Upstream: Selected Essays By Mary Oliver

    Upstream follows Oliver as she contemplates the pleasure of artistic labor, her boundless curiosity for the flora and fauna that…

  • Book, Fall 2020 Almanac

    A Walk in the Forest: (ages 3-6) By Maria Dek

    A stunning invitation to discover the woods as a place for both imaginative play and contemplation.

  • Book, Fall 2020 Almanac

    Compost: A Family Guide to Making Soil from Scraps By Ben Raskin

    Teach your kids that composting is fun…