• New and Announcements

    Community Job Posting

      Fred Phillips Consulting — a local watershed and ecological restoration firm — is looking for a full time (two years commitment) Landscape Architecture/Restoration Practitioner for their Flagstaff office located in downtown Flagstaff. Fred Phillips Consulting specializes award winning designs including ecological restoration, parks, trails, wetland delineation, and environmental monitoring and compliance. Duties for the Landscape Architecture/Restoration Practitioner include (but not limited to): Completing design concepts and construction documents for wetland and riparian restoration, trails, and parks. Managing design and restoration construction projects. Performing site analysis on restoration sites including wetland delineation, soil salinity surveys, and vegetation mapping. Assist with project management including acquisition of plant materials, managing field staff,…

  • Gardening,  Workshop

    Growing Community Summer Workshop Series!

    The Flagstaff Sustainability Program and Flagstaff Foodlink are happy to announce the free 2013 Growing Community Summer Workshop series, featuring topics such as composting, rainwater harvesting, and seed saving! This is a great opportunity for new gardeners who want to learn the basics and well-seasoned gardeners who are looking for new tricks for growing in Flagstaff. Tell us what topics you are interested in learning more about in this poll. Please register for the workshops so that we know how many handouts to bring. We recommend bringing a hat, water, and a chair if you would like to sit. Date  Day  Time Location  Topic  7/10/2013 Wednesday 5:30 pm  Izabel Garden  Composting  7/13/2013 Saturday…

  • Food,  Sustainability,  Sustainable Living

    Summer Book Review: Karl Weber’s “Food, Inc.”

    Gaining infamy in 2008, the film Food, Inc. exposed the dark secrets of the American Food Industry. Director Robert Kenner showcases first hand accounts of animal cruelty, environmental degradation, food-borne illness, and public health concerns via the testimonies of farmers, industry workers, consumers advocates, and people like you. Working with Kenner, author and editor Karl Weber released the participant guide Food, Inc. This film to book companion became a New York Times Best Seller including contributions from experts like Eric Schlosser, Michael Pollan, Anna Lappe, and many more.

  • scholarships

    Sustainable Agriculture Scholarships for Students!!!

      Annie’s is proud to support the next generation of farmers by offering $100,000 in funds to students studying sustainable agriculture. Applications are not due until October 1, 2013 to December 15, 2013. Visit this website for more information: http://www.annies.com/our-practices/farming/agricultural-scholarships/apply/?goback=.gmp_4321408