Calendula: A Gift That Keeps On Giving

Beautiful Calendula: A prolific, cheery, yet humble plant, beloved by herbalists and gardeners alike. The root of the name calendula is the same as the word calendar, perhaps because it is a flower that brings joy almost year round.  In the Pacific Northwest,...

Help the bees stay hydrated this summer!

  (Water is Life.) Our summers keep getting hotter every year and just like us humans, most creatures need to stay hydrated to stay alive.  If you already put out a bowl of water for your pets, birds or other wildlife, its easy to adapt these to accommodate our...

Profiles: Katie

Katie worked during 2018 for CSG. She graduated from Portland State University with a master’s degree in Leadership for Sustainability Education. After a brief project in New Zealand working as a youth outdoor program coordinator, Katie returned to Portland to study...