Lawn & Garden Stories

How to Green your summer BBQ

Make your BBQ a little lighter on the planet! Check out some of these easy ways to "green" your event. Use reusable plates and utensils

Summer is a Great Time to Plan Your RainScapes Project!

There is a temporary pause on submitting new RainScapes Rewards Rebate Program applications from August 1 - October 15, 2021.   Here is what you

An interview with experts: Are backyard mosquito sprays safe and effective?

We get a lot of questions and concerns about backyard mosquito sprays. We interviewed two experts to learn more about the risks. Each year, more

Eco Evenings with DEP and OMG

“Eco Evenings with DEP and OMG,” a series of virtual town halls open to County residents to discuss relevant environmental topics that are important locally,

5 Tips to Have a Sustainable Garden

5 Tips to Have a Sustainable Garden If you own a garden, you must be knowing how lovely it feels like to have a natural

Cicada Countdown

The Cicadas are Coming! You’ve no doubt heard by now that the periodical cicada Brood X will soon make its above-ground appearance in the local

Are you smarter than our Environmental Leaders?

Blog, courtesy of Bethesda Green.     Bethesda Green’s Environmental Leaders Program is an experiential school-year long sustainability program for high school seniors in Montgomery County. The

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

Protect Pollinators from Pesticides

What is Pollination? Pollination is a reproductive process in where pollen is transferred from the male part of plant to the female part. This is

Earth Month 2021

Celebrate Earth Month 2021     This year, we are teaming up with our community partners to bring you free online and in-person education and
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