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Going Green

News and commentary on sustainability and the environment.
VIDEO: Behind the Scenes of Disney's 'Bears'

VIDEO: Behind the Scenes of Disney's 'Bears'

The film hopes to inspire viewers to experience national parks.
10 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day All Year

10 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day All Year

Earth Day is this Tuesday, April 22. Here's some ways you can help the earth any day.
See 'Bears' Opening Week and Help the National Park Foundation

See 'Bears' Opening Week and Help the National Park Foundation

Disneynature will make a donation to the National Park Foundation for each ticket sold during opening week.
National Bike Month Rolls into Town

National Bike Month Rolls into Town

Pump up your tires and lube your chain - time to spin away those polar vortex pounds.
Disney Bears: A 1-Mile Walk to Feast on Food

Disney Bears: A 1-Mile Walk to Feast on Food

A mile might not seem like much to travel to get food in your town, but for Bears it can be an arduous journey.
How Energy Efficient Are Your City's Buildings?

How Energy Efficient Are Your City's Buildings?

The EPA ranked the top 25 metropolitan areas with the most Energy Star certified buildings.
Grow a Nutritious Garden in a Pot

Grow a Nutritious Garden in a Pot

Here's a great way to start a small garden at home.
How to Encourage Kids to Love the Environment

How to Encourage Kids to Love the Environment

Inspire your children to love and respect the earth by being environmentally-friendly.
Bears: 10 Cutest Photos of Cubs Amber and Scout

Bears: 10 Cutest Photos of Cubs Amber and Scout

Which cub scout featured in Disneynature's "Bears" are you more like?
10 Things You Might Not Know About Brown Bears

10 Things You Might Not Know About Brown Bears

Disneynature's upcoming film "Bears" will teach you a lot about the animals, but here's a good start.
How to Celebrate Earth Hour 2014 This Weekend

How to Celebrate Earth Hour 2014 This Weekend

Will your town go dark this Saturday, March 29?
20 Ways to Save Money While Going Green

20 Ways to Save Money While Going Green

Go green, save green. Here's some tips to get active and creative in everyday life.
5 Ways to Eat Healthier With Less of a Bite to Your Finances

5 Ways to Eat Healthier With Less of a Bite to Your Finances

Buying organic can often be costly. Here are some clever ways to eat healthy without pinching pennies.
Test Drive Electric Vehicles on National Plug In Day!

Test Drive Electric Vehicles on National Plug In Day!

Electric vehicles and other eco-friendly technologies will power up for 'Electrify the Island' the Sarasota-based festival for the nationwide celebration National Plug In Day this Sunday.
Should Midnight Pass be Reopened?

Should Midnight Pass be Reopened?

Do you think Midnight Pass, located on the southern end of Siesta Key, should be reopened? Why or why not?
Snook Season To Reopen For the First Time in Three Years

Snook Season To Reopen For the First Time in Three Years

Snook season has been closed for over three years, but now wildlife authorities say their management efforts have allowed the fish population to replenish, so let's get geared up to go fishi
FWC Says Florida Panther Sightings Have Increased

FWC Says Florida Panther Sightings Have Increased

The FWC said there are an estimated 100 - 160 adult Florida panthers in the wild today.
Medical Marijuana: Time to Make it Legal in Florida?

Medical Marijuana: Time to Make it Legal in Florida?

A recent case out of Pasco County has brought this controversial issue to the forefront. We’d like your take on it, Sarasota!
Is Beer Can Island in Jeopardy?

Is Beer Can Island in Jeopardy?

A controversial beach restoration project is designed to prevent erosion at Longboat Pass, but critics say it has the potential to also end recreational boat use at the island.