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Easy ways to become a green pet owner!
FREE resources to help teach kids about the environment.
The first Earth Day was nearly 50 years ago!
How about spending some time as a family protecting the environment?
It's a popularly held belief that CFLs use a lot of energy to warm up.
Kids, check out this post to learn about plants in Texas.
Check out the 16 big winners from across Texas!
The term "weed" refers to any plant that is growing where it is not wanted. Many weeds can be non-native, invasive plants that have been introduced into an environment where they did not evolve. There are many types of invasive...
Read this post to find out how to properly dispose of broken CFLs.
Texas public institutions can apply for loans to retrofit their buildings.

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