Take control of your contribution to greenhouse gas emissions and demand decision-makers lead climate action with these tips. 1. Speak truth to power. Lobby your local, state and national government representatives to support policies that mitigate climate change. 2. Support climate action organisations. Support groups to take action on your behalf or by volunteering with … Continue reading 30 Tips for reducing your carbon footprint and demanding climate action
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY! Noosa Community Biosphere Association are looking for volunteers to help with Noosa Biosphere Day: Date: Monday 2 October 2017 Time: 10:00am-3:00pm Noosa Biosphere Reserve Foundation is partnering with Noosa Community Biosphere Association to celebrate 10 years of their UNESCO MAB Reserve with Noosa Biosphere Day 2017. USC students are invited to get involved … Continue reading Noosa Biosphere Day volunteer opportunity
Nature elevates the human spirit. It ignites passion, inspiration, creativity and purpose. And it's the driving force behind why more than a quarter of a million people participate in National Tree Day each year. Celebrate Mother Nature and get your hands dirty! Maleny: Saturday, 29 July, 10:00am to 12:00pm Coolum: Sunday, 30 July, 8:00am to … Continue reading National Tree Day
The Community Nature Conservation Program is ran by the Sunshine Coast Council and supports the community to conserve and restore our natural environment in council reserves. If you want to take part into restoration work, such as planting and weeding, there are many community groups on the coast you could join!
As the world population is set to reach over 9 billion by 2050, the global food demand is expected to increase by 70%, particularly in developing countries where meat production will rise by up to 58% from today (FAO, 2009). Experts actually predict the cost of food will rise significantly by 2030 as a result … Continue reading Fight climate change from your kitchen table!
Have you been considering growing your own food for a while, but haven't done anything about it, maybe because you don't have the space at home or you don't know where to start? We have a solution for you - Join The Moving Feast at USC! With weekly working bees every Wednesday at 7:30 am, … Continue reading The Moving Feast at USC
So what exactly is fossil fuel divestment? It's very simple. Rather than investing your money, you do the opposite and get rid of any investments that are linked to the fossil fuel industry.
USC Eco member, Rachele Wilson, is saving around 9.7 tonnes of GHG emissions per year according to 1 Million Women. How much can you pledge? Join our group challenge at http://www.1millionwomen.com.au/groups/usc-eco/