What is nature-deficit disorder?

If you have children, you already know the answer. Under lockdown, their world became digital and virtual.All year, they’ve lived…

Monarchs, Milkweed, and More

Monarchs, Milkweed, and More promotes native plantings to enhance habitats for monarchs and all wildlife through education, community programs, and…

WATCH OUT FOR BUCKTHORN

One of the most prevalent invasive species in Northbrook,Buckthorn is a large plant, typically seen as a shrub or a…

CLIMATE ACTION PLAN: WASTE MANAGEMENT

Climate Action Plan: Waste Management In September 2020 paleBLUEdot, the Village’s environmental consultant, presented its findings for generating a Climate Action…

COMMUNITY SOLAR

On a typical Chicago area winter day, the temperature is frigid but the sun is shining.  Did you know that…

What is Film Plastic?

There is much confusion over what types of plastic bags or wrappings are recyclable.  We use the term “film plastic”,…

Leave the Leaves

Go Green Northbrook joins Go Green Winnetka, the Glencoe Sustainability Task Force and other community environmental groups and asks you…