Archive for September, 2010

Surfrider Action Network Meeting

September 29th, 2010

It was a frustrating legislative session in Sacramento for those of us who supported AB 1998 and other measures. It was equally frustrating locally when we could not get our representatives and local officials to support the measure…. more »

October 12 Meeting

September 28th, 2010

Just a quiet reminder that our next RAP meeting is October 12th. (Seriously, can you believe October will be here in 2 days?) RAP MEETINGTuesday, Oct 127 pmEncinitas Senior & Community Center ~ We may have lost a… more »

See Premier of “Bag It”

September 28th, 2010

Hey RAPPERS!Don’t miss the premier showing of “Bag It” this weekend at the San Diego Film Festival. http://tinyurl.com/2bvpk8w “Bag It” is a compelling documentary that examines society’s use of and dependence on plastic – and the tremendous impact… more »

Rebates, Rebates!

September 23rd, 2010

Not only is water conservation sexy, it can also save you money! San Diego CountyRain Barrel Sales – 2nd event this Sunday, Sept. 26, 9am-1pm, Fallbrook Village Square, first come first served click here for info. (Note: it’s… more »

Mulch and Compost Special!

September 21st, 2010

Help clean our oceans in two ways … make your garden more Ocean Friendly by using local compost and mulch. Plus, for every Cubic Yard you buy from El Corazon Compost Facility, operated by Agri Service, they will… more »

Native Plant Workshops

September 17th, 2010

Tree of Life Nursery, a nursery in San Juan Capistrano specializing in California native plants, is featuring ‘Replace Your Lawn’ workshops on Fridays throughout the month of September. Their next workshop will be Plant Selection: Flowering Perennials and… more »

Fact Check: The Real Price of Purified Sewage

September 16th, 2010

First KUSI’s John Coleman calls global warming ‘a scam’, now KUSI’s Bob Kittle claims “That water (from purified sewage) is three to four times as expensive as anything else.” Voice of San Diego to the rescue with their… more »

Success – another great event!

September 15th, 2010

Big thanks to everyone that came out on Sunday to participate in the 19th Annual Paddle For Clean Water in Ocean Beach! Extra thanks to Clif Bar, other sponsors and the volunteers that made it all possible. Click… more »

Chapter Meeting Wed. 15th, 7pm at Forum Hall

September 15th, 2010

In a effort to kick off Coastal Cleanup Day and Tijuana River Action Month, this month’s chapter meeting will focus on Beach Cleanups and Border Sewage and is honored to have Bob Scott give a presentation. Bob is… more »

Is your garden Waterwise?

September 13th, 2010

The San Diego Botanical Garden is hosting a 3-hour workshop on waterwise gardens. Soils expert Sharon May, irrigation specialist Kathleen Eagle, and local author/garden coach Nan Sterman are teaming up to teach this combined approach on gardening. Learn… more »