Carissa Moyna, Co-owner of the new compost service in town - Core Compost Living, explains the definition and benefits of composting and describes the new service she and another graduate of ISU have started, removing compost for you and providing clean buckets for pick up.
Vivian Cook from The EcoTheatre Lab and Ames Climate Action Team, puts out a call for local artists for proposals for art works reflecting the Art of Climate Planning. This project is produced by EcoTheatre Lab and funded by a City of Ames Small Art Grant. There is a $500 grant for each artist. The artists will work in collaboration with EcoTheatre Lab to develop an artwork that reflects the Ames Climate Action Plan. Deadline is Friday July 23. To apply go here.
Keith Morgan, Story County Emergency Management Coordinator informs you about heat and drought: what to watch for in the heat to protect yourself and those you love and hints on how to stay safe in the heat.