April 26, 2016
by Celeste Tinajero
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Trash Talk Tuesday

Tires sent to landfills or dumped illegally are a significant concern. Old tires provide shelter for rodents, and can trap water, providing a breeding ground for mosquitoes. In landfills, tires consume up to 75 percent air space, In addition, tires … Continue reading

April 22, 2016
by Celeste Tinajero
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Monster Fish!

Monster Fish: In Search of the Last River Giants Beneath the surface of the world’s rivers swim mysterious giants. Join Dr. Zeb Hogan, National Geographic explorer, host of the Nat Geo WILD series Monster Fish, and University of Nevada, Reno … Continue reading

April 18, 2016
by Celeste Tinajero
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All About Nevada Bugs and Butterflies

Nevada Bugs and Butterflies is a science education non-profit in Reno, Nevada. This year we’re excited to create a new program that will monitor butterfly populations in the Sierra Nevada and Great Basin regions, something we’re calling the Nevada Butterfly … Continue reading

April 15, 2016
by Celeste Tinajero
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GBOS Students Practice #WaterSmart Techniques

Great Basin Outdoor School (GBOS) is excited to venture into another spring season focused on teaching northern Nevada students and teachers about water issues and the importance of protecting water quality. While northern California and Nevada residents are ecstatic about … Continue reading

April 11, 2016
by Celeste Tinajero
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Sustainability in Business

Sustainability in Business – Top 3 Approaches It was last Wednesday night, and I was sitting in my MBA class, tapping a Great Basin Co-Op pen on the desk to the beat of “Billy Jean” while listening to our three … Continue reading