This resource was created by Von Scully and Kate Reilly.
Sustainability September will highlight how Duke Farms serves as a model of environmental stewardship and ways that you can infuse practices in your home, community, and workplace that encourage a cleaner greener life for generations to come while also combating climate change.
“We abuse land because we regard it as a commodity belonging to us. When we see land as a community to which we belong, we may begin to use it with love and respect.”
- Foreword, A Sand County Almanac
Have you ever heard of geothermal energy? One of the lesser-known renewable energy sources, geothermal energy harnesses the energy stored in pockets of steam or water below the surface of the earth. Fitting, since the term literally means "earth heat". How do we tap into this stored energy? There are a few different methods - this resource educates learners on how geothermal energy is utilized and why it's a sustainable energy source, appropriate for long-term use.