Old RV's and abandoned mobile homes are creating a problem for Humboldt County. In the Green Report, Dave Silverbrand looks at the only place in the area that accepts abandoned RV's, Eel River Disposal.
An Arcata company is turnbing solar energy into refrigeratoin for developing countries. SolarFrost is making solar powered refrigerators and sendingthem to places like Nigeria. This is the story of a developing country and a life-saving business.
The Fortuna Garden Club is making its city a beautiful flower garden. Women of the club have adopted 30 corners of downtown and are putting their own creative flair to the project. This is their story.
Blaine Maynor and Jennifer Rishel have a global business now, Orchids for the People. They are based in McKinleyville and are known throughout the world. We take you on a journey to the forests and jungles of the world--all in their backyard.
Volunteers in Garberville have been reclaiming the land, collecting trash from the countryside. The Eel River Clean-up Project has been working since January to help clean up the landscape and help the environment.
There are 45 community gardens in Humboldt County involving 500 gardeners. The government provides grants for such gardens because they contirubute to healthy families as well as healthy foods. Henderson Community Garden is gathering point for some Hmong families who raise vegetables during the summer. They also find a way to celebrate their own culture.