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2010 Budweiser Conservationist of the Year Award Nominations

Request For Proposal

 

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Invites Nominations for 2010 Budweiser Conservationist of the Year Award

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Celebrate Green Jobs at Phoenix Renewable Energy Gourndbreaking Event!

Road trip!  Reserve your seat on the climate convoy to celebrate green jobs at the ground-breaking for the Phoenix Renewable Energy's biomass facility in Camden, AR. Senator Mark Pryor will be at the event, and because his vote can make or break the pending climate bill, it is crucial to encourage him to support the climate legislation to create even more green jobs in Arkansas . Read more »

Opportunity to Go Local and Sustainable at WildWood

I was asked to post this by Jeff Roper...So WildWood Park for the Arts is having their 2nd Annual Harvest Festival October 24 and 25.  Last year they had approx 1,800 people each day.  Last night we had a volunteer meeting and it came out that what they are trying to do is make this a ‘local’ event.  Some of the activities will include music (from local bluegrass type bands), a fiddle contest, a flat pickers contest, food (from local growers an Read more »

Little Rock Sustainability Summit

Save the Date!

Event:  Little Rock Sustainability Summit

Place:  Statehouse Convention Center in downtown Little Rock

Date/Time: Friday, September 25, 1:00pm – 5:00pm
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Arkansas Pushes GREEN Sustainability into Action

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With a sense of urgency and passion being devoted to environmental sustainability around the country, many cities and states are at the forefront in leading towards a green paradigm. Striving to protect and enhance Arkansas’ environment, many public organizations are advocating this cause through activities, public awareness and activism. Read more »

Energy Efficiency Funding

UALR Student's Info on $ Available for Energy Efficiency

Attached is a document created by UALR students under the direction of Nancy Landrum.

This attempts to collate all the available funds available for businesses to do energy efficiency work. Read more »

2nd Annual Wellness Open House

YogaYou in Cabot is hosting it's 2nd Annual Wellness Open House on Saturday June 13.   I am looking for fresh information from presenters--experts in different fields related to healthy eating and living (wow--that covers so much!). Read more »

Funding Opportunities...?

Hello Sustain AR members... I'm wanting to see if anyone knows of any "start-up" funding opportunities for "green initiatives", horticultural/educational programs. Please let me know.

Outdoor Classroom Grant

Nature of Learning Grant Program Offers Support for Outdoor Classroom Programs

The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation is accepting applications from organizations interested in initiating a Nature of Learning program in their communities. Read more »

Water Quality Research RFP

Water Environment Research Foundation Offers Funding for Water Quality Research