Community Sustainability

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Community Sustainability 2016-10-13T00:50:08+00:00

Kootenai Environmental Alliance is committed to enriching our community through public education and programs that encourage sustainability.

Our unique Local Food Share initiative and Community Roots Gathering Garden program encourages sustainable food practices, reduction of our carbon footprint and secures healthy meals for local low-income families.

KEA hosts free bi-monthly educational forums, Lunch & Learn’s, where experts can inform the public on local, regional and national environmental issues.

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2410, 2016

Junk2Funk 2016 An Evening of Fun, Creativity, Performance and Music

By | October 24th, 2016|Categories: Community|0 Comments

Who knew that plastic, medical waste, air mattresses, feed sacks, cans, CDs, electronic junk, coffee filters, wine corks and junk mail could, through the skill of artists, be transformed into amazing fashions?! The Junk2Funk Eco [...]

606, 2016

Community Tribute to Honor Art Manley & Scott Reed

By | June 6th, 2016|Categories: Community, KEA|0 Comments

On July 1st, Kootenai Environmental Alliance and the Tubbs Hill Foundation will co-host a community tribute to commemorate the work done by Scott Reed and Art Manley to safeguard the environment and keep treasured places [...]

3005, 2016

Restoration Begins for Fernan Lake

By | May 30th, 2016|Categories: blog, Community, Land Use, Water|0 Comments

Fernan Lake, located just north of Coeur d’Alene Lake, acre for acre is Idaho's most popular place for recreational fishing. Unfortunately, water quality has deteriorated in recent years due to large amounts of phosphorus-laden sediments [...]