Green Steps That Can Make a Difference: Sally Edwards of UMass, Lowell Shares Her Wish List:

GolfHr Environmental Advisory Board member Sally Edwards is Research Associate at the Lowell Center for Sustainable Production, University of Massachusetts Lowell. Here are her three suggestions for steps Americans can take to affect positive environmental change:

  1. Calculate your environmental and take action to reduce your impact on the planet. See for lots of ideas.
  2. Eat a vegetarian meal at least once a week for your personal health and that of the planet — go to for information and resources. Also, consider purchasing organic and locally grown food.
  3. Engage with the political process. Let your elected officials know that you care about protecting the environment.

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