Items Tagged with 'environment'

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Homeowners save green by going green

November 22, 2013
By taking steps to reduce energy consumption, homeowners protected their wallets, and they protect the environment. Read More

Sustainability umbrella encompasses the ‘green mentality’

February 22, 2013
Everywhere you turn, someone mentions saving the planet, green environment, sustainability or some version of this discussion. Read More

Cleaning up Plaster Creek will take 'watershed-wide effort'

October 8, 2012
Plaster Creek is considered the most polluted creek in West Michigan, according to Gail Heffner, a faculty member and director of community engagement at Calvin College. It covers 14 miles and traverses agricultural, suburban and urban landscapes in its journey from Caledonia/Dutton to downtown Grand Rapids, where it empties into the Grand River near Market Avenue. Read More