Sites is a new rating system for rating the sustainability of landscaping and the grounds outside of buildings. The Ladybird Johnson Wildflower Center has a large 5 acre installation of sites certified grounds and is part of the development of the program. Danielle Pieranunzi, Program Director for Sites and Jonathan Garner, Professional Development Coordinator for the Wildflower Center, joined us to give us the low down on the program and the launch party going on at the Center.
Clean Power Plan Finalized to Help Curb Climate Change – Sierra Club applauds climate leadership from President Obama, urges Texas to take action, with Dave Cortez and others! Our guests to talk about the new announcement were Dave Cortez and Dr. Al Armandariz with the Sierra Club.
We also talked about National Farmers Market Week with Simone Benz, SFC community outreach coordinator.