The Worldwatch Institute, in partnership with Earthworks, has a new online consumer guide that offers suggestions on how to shop more responsibly, for the sake of both the environment and your family’s health. You can also find out about everything from buying better-quality chocolate to learning where to recycle old DVDs and CDs.
Contact the Aspen Center for Environmental
Studies to find out more about their summer
courses for adults and children. Classes range from "Our
Dynamic Forests: Drought, Bugs and Other Forces of Change" to
Studies Institute in Silverton, Colo.,
is offering mountain education courses for
undergraduate students, K-12 teachers and the general public.
Teacher Enhancement courses are accredited through the Colorado
School of Mines and include "Mountain Geography for Educators" and
"San Juan Mountain Ecology."