Healing Herbs and Plants

Healing Herbs and Plants

The Nodding Onion-Allium cernuum For our first edition of Healing Herbs & Plants I wanted to start with one that comes out early in the spring with the dandelions and yarrow, and persists through most of the summer at 10,500 feet elevation. A local medicinal,...
PASSIVE HOUSES

PASSIVE HOUSES

Passive Houses: Maximizing Comfort While Reducing Environmental Impact by: Preston Guyton (guest blogger) Homes that reduce energy bills and cut carbon emissions? Sounds like something from a futuristic television show or a homeowner’s incredible dream. However, with...
OVERVIEW OF PRE-HISTORY AND ARCHAEOLOGY IN SOUTH PARK

OVERVIEW OF PRE-HISTORY AND ARCHAEOLOGY IN SOUTH PARK

Written by Dr. Susan Bender who co-founded the South Park Archaeology Project and the South Park Site Stewardship program Native American Indians visited South Park seasonally for at least 10,000 years prior to the arrival of the first White explorers, trappers,...
LEAVE IT TO BEAVERS FABULOUS PBS DOCUMENTARY

LEAVE IT TO BEAVERS FABULOUS PBS DOCUMENTARY

A growing number of scientists, conservationists and grass-roots environmentalists have come to regard beavers as overlooked tools when it comes to reversing the disastrous effects of global warming and world-wide water shortages. Once valued for their fur or hunted...