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Get a Management Plan for Your Forest Land

Rural Action’s Sustainable Forestry Program and Hocking College’s School of Natural Resources are seeking forest landowners in Athens County who are interested in developing a ... Read More

Reuse Corridor Connects Zero Waste Efforts Across Region

When a community dedicates itself to zero waste, it takes a lot of cooperation and coordination to make it happen.

So what happens when multiple communities ... Read More

Sweeten Your Valentine’s Day Plans With These Ideas

Looking for a way to celebrate Valentine’s Day while showing some love for great causes? Look no further …

Create a Custom Heart for Valentine’s ... Read More

Rural Action

OU’s Sustainability Film Series will be Virtual — and Free

Ohio University’s 8th annual Sustainability Film Series, presented by Athena Cinema, University Libraries and Environmental Studies Program, will be virtual this year.

Each film will be ... Read More

Rural Action

Resolve to go Solar in 2021

Still looking for a New Year’s resolution? Maybe this is the year to go solar.

Several years ago, Rural Action Environmental Education Director Joe Brehm resolved ... Read More

Rural Action

AORC Members Secure Grant to Boost Shawnee

Good things have been happening in Shawnee recently, and thanks to the initiative of two Appalachian Ohio Restore Corps (AORC) members, it’s going to be ... Read More

Rural Action

Rural Action Helps Tuscarawas Businesses Get Grants

When Rural Action’s Marissa Lautzenheiser realized applications were lagging for grants to help Tuscarawas County small businesses weather the COVID-19 pandemic, she took action.

“I started ... Read More

Job Opening: Thrift Store Associate

Rural Action is seeking a friendly and enthusiastic individual as a part-time Thrift Store Associate, who will be responsible for all sales activities and sales ... Read More

It’s Not Easy Turning a Food Desert Green …

How do you turn a food desert green? With a lot of hard work, great partners, and fresh, local produce.

Chesterhill Produce Auction and partners like ... Read More

Trail Runners See Potential of Baileys System

When people talk about the tourism potential of the Baileys Trail System, they often focus on bikes. But there’s another group that’s also likely to ... Read More

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