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Local Climate Action- The Key to Solving the Climate Crisis

The impacts of climate change on ecosystems, economies, vulnerable communities, and our planet can be big and scary. In ...

Ryan Lamkin - 04-18-2024


Organics Recycling vs Composting in Encinitas: What’s the Difference?

So, you have a green bin, but what can you put in it? What are the benefits to having a green bin if you are a...

Camrie Rounds - 03-14-2024


Sustainable Back to School Tips

With school starting soon, it’s time to stock up on prepackaged snacks, school supplies, and more. Trying to cut d...

Camrie Rounds - 08-03-2023


San Elijo Lagoon Dredging & Cardiff State Beach Living Shoreline Repairs Project

Over the past few weeks, the Nature Collective, California State Parks, and the City of Encinitas collaborated to comple...

Todd Mierau - 06-02-2023


Low Waste Tips: Spring Cleaning!

As the rain subsides and the weather gets warmer, it’s time to start spring cleaning and decluttering for the year...

Camrie Rounds - 02-24-2023


Cardiff State Beach Living Shoreline Project Design & Performance

The recent large storm and wave events that occurred in early January 2023 have again displayed the success of the Cardi...

Todd Mierau & Zachary Urabe - 01-23-2023

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Fall & Winter Energy Efficiency Tips

As the temperature cools outside, the temptation to blast your heater rises. However, as with air conditioning in summer...

Itzel Gallardo - 11-28-2022

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Spooky Facts about Halloween Waste (And How to Reduce It!)

October has arrived which means fall treats, candy, parties, and Halloween! Holidays produce a significant amount of was...

Camrie Rounds - 10-21-2022

Recycling FAQ blog

Recycling in Encinitas FAQ: Part 2

The problem with Wishcycling: Wishcycling happens when we put non-recyclable or contaminated recyclables into the b...

Camrie Rounds - 09-28-2022