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Sacred Acts

Sacred Acts

How churches are working to protect Earth's climate

by Mallory McDuff
foreword by Bill McKibben

Stories from across North America of contemporary church leaders, parishioners and religious activists who are working to define a new environmental movement, where honoring the Creator means protecting the planet.

Sacred Acts documents the diverse …

related subjects: Sustainable Living
The Salmon Recipes

The Salmon Recipes

Stories of Our Endangered North Coast Cuisine

edited by Luanne Roth

Please Note: We cannot sell this book to customers in CANADA. For CANADIAN orders please visit http://saveourskeenasalmon.org/

From time immemorial, wild salmon have nourished the people of the Pacific Northwest, forming an integral part of the …

related subjects: Food and Gardening
Seed Libraries

Seed Libraries

And Other Means of Keeping Seeds in the Hands of the People

Historically, seed companies were generally small, often family-run businesses. Because they were regionally-based, they could focus on varieties well-suited to the local environment. A Pacific Northwest company, for example, would specialize in …

Seeing Red

Seeing Red

An Anger Management and Anti-bullying Curriculum for Kids

Anger is a natural human emotion, but if it isn't managed properly its effects can be devastating. Seeing Red is a curriculum designed to help elementary and middle-school aged students better understand their anger so they can make healthy and …

The Senior Cohousing Handbook -- 2nd Edition

The Senior Cohousing Handbook -- 2nd Edition

A Community Approach to Independent Living

No matter how rich life is in youth and middle age, the elder years can bring on increasing isolation and loneliness as social connections lessen, especially if friends and family members move away.

Senior cohousing fills a niche for this demographic …

related subjects: Community Building
Serious Microhydro

Serious Microhydro

Water Power Solutions from the Experts

edited by Scott Davis

Waterpower is the largest source of renewable energy in the world today, and microhydro is a mature, proven technology that can provide clean, inexpensive, renewable energy with little or no impact on the environment.

Serious Microhydro brings you …

related subjects: Energy
Sewage Solutions

Sewage Solutions

Answering the call of nature

Rather than polluting watercourses with sewage, many ways exist to recycle it. Sewage Solutions explains such natural methods of treatment as reed beds, cess pits, water stabilization ponds, septic tanks and compost toilets, and also describes how …

related subjects: Green Building
Share or Die

Share or Die

Voices of the Get Lost Generation in the Age of Crisis

edited by Malcolm Harris & Neal Gorenflo
foreword by Cory Doctorow

America stands at a precipice; limitless consumption, reckless economics, and disregard for the environment have put the country on a collision course with disaster. It's up to a younger generation to rebuild according to new forms of organization, …

related subjects: Sustainable Living