June's Green Team Tip of the Month encourages you to eat less meat. Eating less meat (especially red meat) can have a significant impact on reducing your carbon footprint even if it’s just for two or three days per week. GreenAmerica.org reports that global meat production is responsible for 18 percent of global warming emissions, based on a report from the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization. VIsit Green America's website on best practices for meat eaters in selecting products with a smaller environmental impact. Bloomberg also recently reported on the issue, stating, "Ultimately, if people worldwide who heavily rely on meat switch to a more plant-based diet, they could potentially decrease food-related greenhouse-gas emissions by almost half by 2050."
Oct 27, 2021
The Town of Mountain Village presents a free opportunity for the community-at-large to compost pumpkins and other…Read More about Mountain Village to host community-wide pumpkin composting event November 1 and 2
Aug 16, 2021
The Mountain Village Green Team hosts its annual Community Clean Up Day on Saturday, August 21, 2021. This year’s Clean…Read More about Mountain Village Green Team Community Clean Up Day: August 21, 2021
Jun 1, 2021
In anticipation of a dry irrigation season, the Town of Mountain Village will be restricting outside watering beginning…Read More about Mountain Village to implement water conservation program on June 1, 2021