San Francisco: turning back the carbon clock

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The man calls himself […] San Francisco: turning back the carbon clock is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. | America’s Greenest City? | | We are proud to have been asked to contribute the May cover story for British Airway‘s magazine, High Life.

San Francisco: Verbena, new green magic on Russian Hill

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| Over-Delivering By Design | We are pretty sure new magic is now in bloom on Upper Polk Street, on Russian Hill, the already vibrant San Francisco neighborhood.

San Francisco: Bay Area Green Tours leads the way

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San Francisco: ‘mega sustainable’ restaurant on the way

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| Green Travel News | The Perennial, a new “mega-sustainable ” San Francisco restaurant opening early next year, will feature an aquaponic greenhouse … in which kitchen waste will be fed to fish … whose waste will fertilize a “living pantry” … where microgreens and vegetables are harvested to order.

The Pacific Wren of the San Francisco Botanical Garden

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The air was cooler in the Redwood Grove than the surrounding, sunlit areas of the San Francisco Botanical Garden. Trips Birding San Francisco Botanical Garden travel

7 Reasons to Move to San Francisco.

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If you’re still not sold on San Francisco, these seven points may change your mind. Adventure Arts & Culture Blog (always click 4 all blogs) San Francisco California community travel Wast Coast

San Francisco bans fur, continues exploitation

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San Francisco has become the largest U.S. city to ban the sale of fur, following in the tracks of cities like West Hollywood and Berkeley, who take no stance on the sale of meat or dairy… or most other forms of exploitation.

San Francisco to install 5000 electric car chargers

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A very brief history of green wine Info News Views Our favs Useful resources Travel blogs we like Contact San Francisco to install 5,000 electric car chargers 15 August 10 · 0 comments | Green Travel News | T he electric car has found a welcoming home in the San Francisco Bay Area.

San Francisco’s new ‘sustainable’ air terminal

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Inspired by San Francisco ‘s historic Ferry Building , T2 offers a food marketplace that showcases restaurants from Food Network host and Bay Area-based chef Tyler Florence and Iron Chef Cat Cora , as well as notable Bay Area vendors serving locally sourced, organic menu items. San Francisco’s new ‘sustainable’ air terminal is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. | Green Travel News |.

Sea Lion Pup Rescued From the Streets of San Francisco

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A lost and sick sea lion pup named Rubbish was found wandering the streets of San Francisco on Thursday. During the early morning hours on Thursday, little guy was trapped under Read More The post Sea Lion Pup Rescued From the Streets of San Francisco appeared first on Ecorazzi.

A Marbled Godwit Foraging Near Seal Rock San Francisco

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References: 1 Birds of North America Online , Birds shorebirds San Francisco Black Turnstone Long-billed Curlew Black Oystercatcher Heermann's Gull Marbled Godwit Seal RockThe Marbled Godwit ( Limosa fedoa ) in the photo above, shown landing at Fort De Soto County Park in Pinellas County, Florida, is used with permission from my friend Mia McPherson of On The Wing Photography fame.

San Francisco Schools Join Meatless Mondays

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The San Francisco Unified District has just joined the Meatless Monday movement and will not be serving any of its kids meat once a week. Read More The post San Francisco Schools Join Meatless Mondays appeared first on Ecorazzi. Eats Healthy Living News Top News Vegetarian

Soon Humans Will Rent Patches Of Land In A Public San Francisco Park

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This detail would even feel heavy-handed in a novel about a dystopian future ruled by the libertarian tech elite, but here you go: in San Francisco’s Dolores Park, people will be able to reserve chunks of the park as part of a two-month pilot program by the Recreation and Parks Department.

San Francisco: sailing to the most sustainable America’s Cup ever

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With more than 5 million visitors from around the world expected in San Francisco for the drama of the America's Cup 2013, both the city and organizers of the sailing world's most prestigious event are promising it will be the greenest in its history—and as cutting edge in sustainability practice and education as the sleek, high-tech craft that will vie for the coveted cup. San Francisco: sailing to the most sustainable America’s Cup ever is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

A San Francisco Love Affair {Green Edition}. ~ Hannah Harris

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I''ve yet to encounter a "Greenest Cities" list that doesn''t include San Francisco at the top. Bicycle Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Conscious Consumerism (Sustainable Business) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Green San Francisco Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) WAYLON: Today Only conscious eco green progressive Here''s why.

San Francisco Shelter ‘Trumps’ Adoptable Animals

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San Francisco’s Animal Care and Control has come up with a unique strategy to help adopt out the animals in its care who are need in homes: the animals have Read More The post San Francisco Shelter ‘Trumps’ Adoptable Animals appeared first on Ecorazzi.

Holy Batkid: Superhero Saves San Francisco. {Video}

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The magic of a wish. Arts & Culture Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Health & Wellness WAYLON: Today Only Batkid Make a Wish Foundation

New Vegan Burger Joint to Open in San Francisco

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San Francisco is getting a new vegan burger restaurant as the Singapore-born VeganBurg chain moves its headquarters to the city. Who we are fits so naturally in this city,” said Read More The post New Vegan Burger Joint to Open in San Francisco appeared first on Ecorazzi. Eats News Top News Vegan

Best Thrift Stores in San Francisco

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We've spent weeks filling up our home with goods from the best thrift stores in San Francisco, and here's our list to help you green your home too! The post Best Thrift Stores in San Francisco appeared first on Green Living Ideas. Green Lifestyle bay area green home living San Francisco sustainable living thrift store upcycle vintage

San Francisco Vegan Drinks (Video)

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video YouTube event vegan san franciscoLast night I attended my first SF Vegan Drinks hosted by VegNews and VeganSaurus and had a blast. Not only way the company great (Robert Cheeke was in town!) but I got to use my new camera.

San Francisco To Have Bird-Safe Buildings?

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San Francisco is poised to join Toronto and Chicago as a major city with legislation meant to help protect birds from crashing into buildings. In related news, many fewer birds got confused by the “Tribute in Light&# for 9/11 this year. Asides

San Francisco's “green aquarium” boosts shark research

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The nonprofit marine nature center, a certified green business and founding member of the San Francisco Seafood Watch Alliance , conducts extensive research on sharks in the San Francisco Bay.

Veg Speed Dating at San Francisco's Millenium Restaurant

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event vegan san francisco vegetarianI got a lot of great feedback from my coverage of Karine Brighton's Veg Speed Dating event in Berkeley last month - even though I didn't participate I had a blast being there and meeting all the interesting people.

San Francisco Becomes Largest U.S. City to Ban Wild Animal Performances

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In 30 days, following a triumphant unanimous vote by its city’s Board of Supervisors, San Francisco will no longer allow performances by wild and exotic animals of any kind. Subject Read More The post San Francisco Becomes Largest U.S.

Souls of San Francisco: Chronicling Our Collective Awakening {Photos & Stories}. ~ Hannah Harris

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Arts & Culture Equal Rights San Francisco WAYLON: Today Only beauty connection consciousness photos stories Everyone has something profound to say. Everyone is a piece of the big story, and every piece is valuable.

Endangered California Clapper Rail Found Breeding in San Francisco

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The endangered subspecies of the Clapper Rail known as the California Clapper Rail ( Rallus longirostris obsoletus ) has been found breeding in San Francisco’s Heron’s Head Park, the first time in decades that the subspecies has been found in San Francisco.

New Alternatives Cafe in San Francisco Hosts Earth Gift Sale

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New Alternatives Cafe in San Francisco Hosts Earth Gift Sale on Friday, Dec.

Green Festival San Francisco 2015 is Here!

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The Green Festival San Francisco is here again! The post Green Festival San Francisco 2015 is Here! Green Business Green Inspirations Green Resources bike commute events Green Festival Green Festival San Francisco sustainable livingJoin one of the best events in SF this Friday, Saturday and Sunday for all you need for sustainable living. appeared first on Green Living Ideas.

Earth Day San Francisco Festival 2011 Co-Creating Solutions Now!

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SAN FRANCISCO, CA, March 2011: New on the Earth Day scene this year is Earth Day SF, a free public event focused on helping our community take action steps toward creating eco-sustainable solutions to our local and global ecological challenges.

New Eco-bus Showcased in San Francisco

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A new eco-friendly, intelligent bus was on display in San Francisco this month as part of the Connected Urban Development Conference – a conference focused on the future of cities. Alternative Energy bus hybrid San Francisco

Video: Spork-Fed Vegan Cookbook Launch at VegNews in San Francisco

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Last night I attended the Spork-Fed vegan cookbook launch at VegNews in San Francisco and had a blast. video YouTube event vegan san francisco book

San Francisco Internet Cat Video Festival Attracts Thousands

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There’s no doubt that cats are the most popular meme in the history of the internet, so it’s not at all surprising that a San Francisco Internet Cat Video Festival Read More The post San Francisco Internet Cat Video Festival Attracts Thousands appeared first on Ecorazzi.

Portland, Seattle, San Francisco.

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I'm about to head to Portland and San Francisco for the first time! Afterwards I'm taking a roadtrip back to Los Angeles, stopping in San Francisco and a some other places along the way (like the Azna Gluten Free bakery). San Francisco: Greens Restaurant Herbivore - The Earthly Grill Maggie Mudd (did an interview with them at WorldFest ). And also to Seattle for the second time, but it will be my first experience at the VegFest.

All the Fun Pix from Fashion Revolution Day San Francisco!

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While thousands of events recognizing the day were going on the world over, in San Francisco, I joined a “fash mob” which walked through the streets on a busy Sunday. The post All the Fun Pix from Fashion Revolution Day San Francisco!

San Francisco is First US City to Ban Styrofoam

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San Francisco yet again proves itself to be one of the most progressive cities in the US when it comes to waste by banning all styrofoam and polystyrene. The post San Francisco is First US City to Ban Styrofoam appeared first on Green Living Ideas. Activism Pollution Recycling polystyrene San Francisco styrofoam

Videos: Colleen Patrick-Goudreau Speaks At 2011 San Francisco Veg Fest

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On World Vegetarian Day 2011 (October 1st) I attended the San Francisco Veg Festival, which was a really lovely event despite its small size. video YouTube event vegan san francisco

San Francisco Makes Composting Mandatory

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The city of San Francisco recently passed a law requiring composting. Seattle also requires composting but unlike Seattle, those who do not compost in San Francisco will be fined.

Q&A: Where to Buy Tofu in Bulk in San Francisco

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QandA vegan shopping san francisco eco-vegan organic tofu plastic-freeQuestion: Do you know where in SF or East Bay I can buy organic tofu that isn't wrapped in plastic? Asian markets sell tofu in bulk bins but they're likely not organic.

Something Green: A New Wedding Experience At The Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco

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The Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco has unveiled a new Green weddings package designed to add environmental mindfulness to the wedding experience and to provide an exclusive “Shopping with the Chef” farm-to-market experience for brides or their wedding planners. The result will be a uniquely fresh, seasonal reception menu that shows off the best of San Francisco’s regional and organic ingredients as harvested directly before the wedding and hand-selected by the bride and chef together.

San Francisco’s plastic ban sends seismic wave around the world

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Last March, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to pass a bottle-banning ordinance – quickly signed into law by Mayor Edwin M. And San Francisco Bay is the largest estuary on America’s Pacific Coast.

Gorilla Dies in ‘Tragic Accident’ at San Francisco Zoo

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The San Francisco Zoo is mourning the loss of a young gorilla in what they’ve called a ‘tragic accident.” According to a spokesman for the zoo, the staff was finishing Read More The post Gorilla Dies in ‘Tragic Accident’ at San Francisco Zoo appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals Causes News Top News

Urban Air Market in San Francisco: Over 130 Sustainable, Local, Brilliant Artisans (This Sunday!)

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San Francisco, CA 94102. This September, as other cities are cooling down, San Francisco is warming up for Urban Air Market ‘s return to the block where it all began: Hayes Valley. Urban Air Market – Hayes Valley Fall Show. When: Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014.

San Francisco Now Has Its Own Natural Beauty Store: Credo Beauty

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in San Francisco. Luckily, I will be visiting San Francisco in a few weeks. The post San Francisco Now Has Its Own Natural Beauty Store: Credo Beauty appeared first on Eco-Chick.