TROUBLED WATERS - The film that created the recent stir at the U of M. See what made waves regarding this Mississippi River story. Describes pollution problems that current agricultural methods send downstream. Local farmers and scientists are featured/interviewed, including Carrie Jennings from the Minnesota Geological Survey.
Doug Z saw the premier on Sunday at the Bell Museum and believes that it is an important contribution that advocates agricultural sustainability. Catch it if you can. (There is a copy in the TT group's DVD library, too.)
Transition Towns are communities of people engaged in dynamic, proactive redesign of their cities and towns for the Post Peak Oil era. See www.transitiontowns.org for more information. Each participant has something to contribute to move toward more localized, self-sustaining, energized and creative communities. This Meetup group is primarily focused in the metro area of the Twin Cities (Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN USA.) Join to expand the possibilities by adding your skill set to the mix.