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Articles by Matt Higgs
Buying second hand is good for the economy and environment
Report finds Canadians are spending almost $30 billion on used items.
Taking small steps to protect our water
Brutal winter's effect on water birds reminds us how important the Great Lakes are.
Get growing on Seedy Sunday
Decide what seeds you want to start indoors and buy them at March 1st seed exchange.
Get ready for the growing season by testing seeds
Start planning now for what will be in your garden in the spring.
Take charge by recycling batteries
Bring your old batteries to Peterborough GreenUp and watch for City of Peterborough's special battery collection.
Getting the dirt on soil
2015 is International Year of Soils, a non-renewable resource critical to our survival
Climate scientists confirm 2014 was the warmest year on record
Higher average global temperature produces more extreme weather events.
Must-see environmental films at ReFrame
11th annual film festival runs from January 23rd - 25th in downtown Peterborough.
Snowy owls swoop into the Kawarthas
Increase in local sightings reported as the raptors expand their hunting areas further south.
Winter bird-feeding tips
Backyard feeders can be a vital lifeline for wild birds during the winter months.