Sustainability Action Programs
Prime Farmland Preservation
The Sustainability Action Network actively participates in the development and adoption of plans to protect Capability I & II farmland from urban development and industrial land uses.
Energy Conservation and Renewables
Sustainable Action Network aims at reducing our carbon footprint by promoting a carbon diet through energy conservation and decentralized renewable energy.
Local Money and Local Food
One of the critical Sustainability Action Programs is to foster money literacy, or how money works, while implementing a local currency tied to local food, as food is already a popular commodity for local exchange.
We can convert the front yards of America into beautiful, biologically diverse, perennial and productive carbon sequestration systems.read more
Friday, 10 February 2017 6:00pm potluck, 7:00pm Bryan Welch Unity of Lawrence, 900 Madeline Lane Lawrence KS 66049 (4 blocks west of the Merc) At this year's Sustainability Action Annual Meeting, we're proud to have Bryan Welch as our keynote speaker. Bryan...read more
OUR NEW WEBSITE! – A NEW YEAR! – NEW OPPORTUNITIES!read more
We (1) kept at least 5,000 pounds of reusable or recyclable goods out of the dumpster, (2) provided over 3000 items of clothing,..read more
Tennessee Valley Authority’s Watts-Bar-2 nuke is operational: winning the battle, but losing the warread more
The second front against the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) has been in the less publicized State of Iowa where the pipeline goes through 18 counties. In addition to opposition by citizen groups like BOLD Iowa and Iowa Citizens for Community Improvement (Iowa CCI),read more
It’s time for the SeedSavers-KC people to reunite for our annual seed exchange. Yippee let the sharing begin!read more
Members of Lawrence Food Not Lawn descended upon the front yard of Ann Hamil on a crisp fall day and proceeded to eradicate a 50′ x 4′ strip of lawn.read more
For the love of seeds! It’s that time of year again. Join us for our 8th Annual Seed Fair.read more
Have a fun time at the Lawrence Creates Makerspace, learn to make a tote bag from recycled T-shirts that would have otherwise been discarded, take one home, and help the Makerspace make a bunch more to sell at the KU Treasure Sale in a couple of weeks. Come join the...read more
Sustainability Action Initiatives: Public Policy and Local Issues