Tuesday, May 7, 2013
Want to make a real difference in the world? Consider one of these seven "green" careers that help protect -- and improve -- our planet. Provided by AOL.
The following story was provided by AOL.com By Debra Auerbach for CareerBuilder Have you ever had an itch to quit your job and instead do work that makes a real difference in the world? In honor of Earth Day on April 22, we've compiled a list of seven jobs that help people live a better life – from the buildings they work and live in, to the energy that fuels their homes, to the air they breathe. 1. Conservation scientist: Conservation scientists are hired to help preserve and protect natural habitats. They usually work with landowners and federal, state and local governments to find the best ways to use and improve the land while conserving the environment.* If you’re looking for a green job in Clawson, check out our jobs page. 2. …
Tuesday, January 1, 2013
If your New Year's resolution is to live a greener lifestyle in Clawson, check out these 20 tips to help you stick to your plan.
If you want to be kinder to the planet and save some money at the same time, here are 20 ways to go green in 2013. Do you have any other ideas for going green in the New Year? Tell us in the comments section below. Be sure to follow Clawson Patch on Twitter and "Like" us on Facebook.
Wednesday, November 14, 2012
The city received a special honor at a recent conference in Lansing.
In the past few years, Clawson has made substantial efforts to be environmentally-conscious, and those efforts haven't gone unnoticed. The city was recently recognized for its hard work, as part of the Michigan Green Communities Challenge, at a conference in Lansing. Local governments were awarded seals of achievement—Gold, Silver, Bronze or Member—that reflected the community's leadership in natural resource conservation, green economic development, energy efficiency and more. Clawson achieved Member status for its exemplary role in aiding in conservation and utilization of the environment. The city participates in the Rochester Road Access Management Plan, a collective initiative by Oakland County communities situated nearby. The plan …