Archive for July, 2008

Worming Your Way Into Composting

July 23rd, 2008

There’s a whole subculture to composting when you enlist worms — usually red worms — to do your dirty work.Worm composting, also known as vermiculture, turns garbage into a rich, dark earth-smelling soil conditioner, which you can use… more »

Eco-Friendly Vendors Wanted, just $100 for a 10×10′ space next to the beach!

July 11th, 2008

In an effort to raise awareness about the need for clean water, the Surfrider Foundation San Diego County Chapter will be hosting our 17th Annual Paddle For Clean Water Festival at the Ocean Beach Pier on Sunday September… more »

17th Annual Paddle For Clean Water Festival is set for Sunday September 14th in Ocean Beach!!

July 11th, 2008

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Eco-Friendly Vendors Wanted, just $100 for a 10×10′ space next to the beach!

July 11th, 2008

In an effort to raise awareness about the need for clean water, the Surfrider Foundation San Diego County Chapter will be hosting our 17th Annual Paddle For Clean Water Festival at the Ocean Beach Pier on Sunday September… more »

Grass Alternates

July 8th, 2008

If artificial grass is not your thing and you still want a lush lawn with low maintanance you are in luck. The internet is a great place to begin your research into alternative grass types. After doing a… more »

Water Conservation Equal Big Savings

July 8th, 2008

There are many areas around the house and yard where you can contribute to saving water and money. By doing a simple daily survey over a month’s period you can assess you individual water consumption. It may appear… more »

Encinitas Residents to Consider Tax for Beach Sand Replenishment

July 3rd, 2008

The Encinitas City Council has decided to place a measure on the November 2008 ballot which would require short term vacation renters to pay a 2% Transient Occupancy Tax designated for beach sand replenishment and stabilization projects. A… more »