Category Archives: Environment & Sustainability

An Informed Community is a Strong Community!

Ukiah City Council Candidate Forum to be held at the MEC on Tuesday October 14th at 6PM. The forum will be attended by all eight candidates and is open to the public. The event will be at the MEC 106 … Continue reading

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Buffalo Field Campaign 2014 Roadshow visits Ukiah

October 1st at 6PM Join the MEC and the Ukiah H.S. Environmental Club as they host the Buffalo Field Campaign’s 2014 Road Show. This is a free event, all donations will benefit BFC and it will take place at the … Continue reading

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Cloud Forest Institute’s 1st Annual Shroomposium

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Visionary Speaker Series: Doug Mosel, Friday, February 24

The Mendocino Environmental Center, KMEC Radio and the Mendocino Country Independent are hosting Doug Mosel as part of their Visionary Speaker Series. The event will be held on Friday February 24, 2012 at Plowshares from 7PM – 10PM. Doug Mosel … Continue reading

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Visionary Speaker Series-Matthew Fox:The Green Man & Black Madonna

KMEC Community Radio 105.1 FM and the Mendocino Environmental Center present: The 2011 Visionary Speaker Series January 29th, 2011 Matthew Fox speaks at Tribe 13 221 N. State Street, Ukiah.  6pm-9pm.  $15-20 sliding scale. Author, theologian, priest and founder of … Continue reading

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Turning Point At the MEC

  A turning point is occuring at the MEC.  After 2+ years of recreating structures at the Mendocino Environmental Center, with little focus on group projects, the MEC has been shifting to its old, and creating a new, role in … Continue reading

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Stand By Your Beds

Around the world, a shadowy army of plant lovers is on a mission: to make their dull, grey neighbourhoods more beautiful places to live. Armed with seedbombs and spades, these green-fingered outlaws are stealthily filling neglected public land with flowers … Continue reading

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Peace Blog

I want to thank publicly those who have been keeping up the peace vigil every Friday, and much as I’d like to name every one of them, I won’t -but I could- and so, I will just say, “THANK YOU … Continue reading

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useful sites

I am going on the air today with Bill Durham, 1-4 pm in an effort to look for some positive things we each and all can do to make life easier, sustainable, and better for our local area, ourselves, and … Continue reading

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Quote from Barbara Kingsolver

Food is the one consumer choice we have to make every day. We can use that buying power in a transaction that burns excessive fossil fuels, erodes topsoil, supports multinationals that pay their workers just a few bucks a day … Continue reading

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