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.
Are rapidly changing climatic conditions is making our world unrecognizable? Have we slipped down a rabbit hole and come out to another world?
All this because of what has been “an inconvenient truth” that many have...Read More »
By Brad Waite
We have all seen news reports or read articles claiming climate change is not happening. Some say it is an intentional hoax. Others say if it is real, humans are not the primary cause.
For example, you can find plenty of recent survey results on this question online. About...Read More »
By Jennifer Mu
My husband and I spent a week in Yosemite National Park in April. It had been two decades since our last trip to Yosemite.
A week before we left home, I heard on the radio that Yosemite’s last two glaciers are fast disappearing. I went to the National Park’s...Read More »
Please join Sustainable Rossmoor and your fellow environmental activists in support of the Global Climate Strike
When: Saturday, September 21. 1 – 3 PM. Where: Civic Park, downtown Walnut CreekRead More »
By Dale J. Harrington
All of us have read and heard about why we should stop using single-use plastic water bottles. While a mind-boggling number of them are recycled, too many of them still go unrecycled.
I decided to check on how long it can take a plastic bottle to decompose; if...Read More »