November, 2019 Blog Posts

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Nov
2019

Today's blog post comes from Environmental Intern Taylor Roe.

“Compostable” is a commonly-used word on UCSB’s campus, but what does it really mean? In essence, composting is a controlled version of the natural decomposition process that organic materials undergo when they are incorporated into the soil (CalRecycle). This can...
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Nov
2019

Today's blog post comes from Environmental Intern Taylor Roe!

Hey Gauchos! For the students that enjoy the glory of UCSB’s top-notch dining commons, there may be some creative beverages that you have not yet discovered. As long as you have a meal swipe, there is no need to pay five dollars to wait in outrageously long coffee...
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Nov
2019

Sustainability in Isla Vista by Environmental Intern Taylor Roe
 
Isla Vista is a wonderful home for students and community members alike. In this little town, sustainability and conservation are considered core values. Many students hear...
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Nov
2019

California Super Bloom
Happy Monday Gauchos! Today's blog post comes from Environmental Intern Taylor Roe!
 
Scrolling through hundreds of pictures of Southern California’s super bloom last spring made it clear that social media is popularizing outdoor spaces. While the bright orange flowers do make for nice Instagram photos, many of...
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