Sustainable Rossmoor is a regular contributor to the Rossmoor News through our column, Earth Matters. Past authors include Bob Hanson, Dr. Wayne B. Lanier, Carol Weed, Tom Stewart, Susan Clark, Barb Coenen, and many others. We are proud of our members and enthusiastically highlight their commitment to educating and advocating for a more sustainable world.
This is a call for climate activism! We owe it to our grandchildren and greatgrandchildren to take very serious action to combat the climate crisis. And to do it now! Why?
The climate crisis is causing a...Read More »
By Dale J. Harrington
The ubiquitous dilemma of “how to and what to” place in recycling, composting and trash disposal containers continues to baffle most of us. I’ve been methodically researching such matters in hopes of finding “the correct” answers to this decision-making process. I hope you will benefit from my...Read More »
Electric vehicles are seen as the sustainable future of transportation. There are, however, two issues that have slowed their adoption. Firstly, their range (how many miles they can go on a fully charged battery). Secondly, the ease of...Read More »
By Wayne Lanier
Wildfires, as everyone knows, bring devastation. The fires destroy homes and lay waste to forests. Wildfire smoke exacerbates the damage.
Forests are a major natural environmental component that removes the “greenhouse gas,” carbon dioxide (CO2), from the atmosphere. Trees replenishes the oxygen we breathe as they sequester CO2.
Jim Ware...Read More »