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Kansas Art Teacher Recognized for Sierra Club Education Grant

Tracy Collins, who teaches at Clearwater Middle School, received a 2015 Kansas Sierra Club Education Grant to purchase equipment and supplies for her students to create artworks depicting carbon footprints. She has been recognized with a write-up in the Wichita Times-Sentinel, and she
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Greensburg Properties

​Public Auction Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015 at 11:00 A.M. Greensburg GreenTown “Meadowlark Home” 409 S. Sycamore Greensburg, KS 67054 Images below. This structure was intended to be another ECO friendly home to help with Greensburg GreenTown’s vision to build several dif
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The Road To Paris

Here is the content for this Road Through Paris webpage below.  More content to will be added as it becomes available. From the Sierra Club event “The Road Through Paris” at the Discovery Center on October 20, 2015, the handout “How can we change ourselves to change
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Chapter Calls for Meaningful Monitoring of the Flint Hills Burning

Hover over upper right corner to view article. Flint Hills Burning Monitoring-2
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Southwind Group Assists Wichita Low-Income Residents with High Efficiency Toilet Installation Costs

(Below are the instructions and the application form for this new opportunity to save water and money!!) On April 7, 2015, the City of Wichita approved a 2015 Water Conservation Rebate Program for water efficient fixtures, including high efficiency toilets HETs). In order to assist lo
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