Daily Choices Stories

Which way to spray for ticks and mosquitoes?

The environment is so in fashion. But a healthy runway doesn't include bug bites or Lyme disease, so when many of us look to keep

La Semana de la Conservación Latina -Latino Conservation Week

We All Have a Climate Change Story!  ¡Todos tenemos una historia del cambio climático! Montgomery County partnered with Climate Stories Project, and local community-based organizations

Control Mosquitos without Toxic Pesticides!

Did you know you can virtually eliminate the mosquito population in your yard and neighborhood with a few simple, non-toxic ingredients? If you didn't know,

Montgomery County PLOGGING Challenge!

  What is plogging?? It started as a fitness trend in Sweden! People organized picking up trash while jogging to better enjoy their route. They

Community Voices

Since August of 2017 Vivian, Adrienna, Brienna, and Isaac have been Montgomery County Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) volunteers.  As a family they have volunteered

Community Voices: Youth Volunteers Club in Montgomery County

Official Winner of The Nextdoor 100! On Monday, May 23, 2022 Nextdoor announced the Nextdoor 100 Winners! The Wootton High School Youth Volunteers Club is

What might the future of sustainable technology look like at home?

Guest blog post: Elizabeth Long, graduated with a degree in English Language, and then travelled to different countries in order to expand her views, and

Start a Cool Block in Montgomery County!

The Cool Block Program Helps Neighbors Work Together to Fight Climate Change A non-profit, Cool Block, brings neighborhoods together to empower each other and build

Guide to Sustainable Food Shopping in Montgomery County

Purchasing gently used items (learn more here) is the best way to support the environment and your budget. When food shopping, however, there are different

Guide to Sustainable Shopping in Montgomery County

Did you know that it takes 2,000 gallons of water to make a single pair of blue jeans and 713 gallons of water to grow
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