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Sacred Heart Greenwich Earth Day Celebration Features Workshops, Tree Planting, Composting

The school hosted 34 workshops, led by 71 student presenters and 26 faculty leaders on topics ranging from moss science research and bluebird habitats to composting and tree planting. In addition, outside speakers joined the celebration, including Cynthia Scharf, who has worked on climate change at the United Nations. Continue Reading →

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LETTER: Sending out an SOS on Trash

“Connecticut is currently facing a serious waste crisis.  Trash is piling up.   With the closure of the Hartford trash-to-energy plant, more than 35% of our garbage is now being sent to incinerators and landfills out of state.  This is not the answer, neither fiscally nor environmentally.  And especially not long-term. ” – Sally Davies, Greenwich Recycling Advisory Board Continue Reading →

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Sustainability Award Winners Announced in Time for Earth Day Event at Christ Church

The Greenwich Sustainability Committee is pleased to announce that its newly established Sustainability Award will be presented in conjunction with the Town’s Earth Day Proclamation on Saturday, April 1:00 pm at noon at the Parish Hall of Christ Church in Greenwich.  Continue Reading →

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Greenwich Library Event: Oceans, Extinctions, and Climate Change: How They’re Related and Why They Matter

On Wednesday, May 1 at 7:00pm in the Cole Auditorium, Greenwich Library partners with the Yale Alumni Association of Greenwich to present Pincelli Hull, Assistant Professor of Geology and Geophysics at Yale University, to speak on ‘Oceans, Extinctions, and Climate Change: How They’re Related and Why They Matter.’ Admission is Free. Continue Reading →

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