White Lake Area Climate Activists lead the City of Montague to declare a Climate Emergency

Written by Sarah Gibes; Photo courtesy Tamara Horne (Tamara Horne, left; Lori Heinz Coleman, right) When the White Lake Area Climate Action Council (WLACAC) first met, they connected through their…

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Investing in the Future: Sustainability and Parenting in the Pandemic

Written by Sarah Gibes; Photo Credit Carlos Calderon Tanya Cabala, WMEAC’s Lakeshore Outreach Organizer, started to notice how much waste she produced when she had her first child. “I was…

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The Environmental Movement Has to Include Uplifting BIPOC Communities

Written by Skyla Jewell-Hammie We are in an incredibly fragile time in our country. This past Wednesday, extreme political groups stormed the Capitol Building in Washington D.C. Their outrage comes…

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Youth Show Up Strong at Rise Up & Drawdown Conference

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Nominate a Hidden Heroine for the 2019 Women, Community, & Environment Series!

Written By: Madison Rhoades, WMEAC Intern   Do you know a woman in your community who dedicates her time, energy and talent towards environmental protection, education and/or justice? It turns…

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