The War of 1812 and The Bread and Cheese Creek

In 2009, a group of people got together and decided that they were going to do something about the pollution in Bread and Cheese Creek near Dundalk, Maryland. They created a non-profit, got sponsors and garnered partnerships with other non-profit organizations with similar goals. Oh, and by the way, they also happened to have facilitated […]

Guerilla Gardeners: Waging a Green War, One Seed Bomb at a Time

The days are getting warmer, the nights are getting shorter, and if I don’t check my jeans’ pockets before I wash them, they’re likely to be full of lettuce sprouts by the time they’re dry. Spring makes green thumbs itchy, and it seems that starting seeds is the only cure. Photo by Kate Ter Haar. […]