SDET December '97 Table of Contents


Cut to the Chase

Local Ecology

Back Country Coalition works for conservation

Three government-sponsored juggernaut projects roll on, despite questionable rationale, environmental impacts and local opposition.

Support The San Diego County Rural Heritage & Watershed Initiative

Save Our Forests and Ranchlands have launched a new initiative to preserve rural lands by drawing a zoning line between urban and rural areas.


Trolley reaches the "Q"

The new trolley line extension opened with much fanfare ... hopefully, there will be rider fares as well.


Curbside recycling expansion gets the green light

Planning group proposal is approved by City Council committee

Don't heave that Christmas tree just yet

Where to recycle your Christmas trees in San Diego

Sustainable Living

Spend today, save tomorrow?

Life cycle costing can change the way be build

Beat the rising water rates

Water rates are rising and will probably continue. Here's several ways to savewater and money.

Junk that junk mail

Health and Diet

'Aspirin-a-day' will save lives of people with cardiovascular disease

Benefits shown for use before, after - even during - heart attacks.

Peanuts contain heart-healthy compounds

Analysis shows peanuts contain the same beneficial substance as red wine.

Green Restaurant Review: Not your ordinary loaf of bread

Christina's Gourmet Breads and More in Encinitas

In Your Garden with The Garden Goddess

It's not spring without fall/winter bulbs