Lassen Volcanic National Park Invites You to Find Your Park During National Park Week, National Jr. Ranger Day and Earth Day

  Lassen Volcanic National Park invites you to find your park with free admission on Saturday April 18 and Sunday April 19 in honor of National Park Week, National Jr. Ranger Day and Earth Day.  “Spring is a great time… Continue Reading


Do We Have The Courage To Build Sustainable Cities?

On Earth Day, I jumped into my 5,000-pound pickup truck and drove 14 miles into and across town to Shasta College, where I listened to people in a windowless, overly air-conditioned lecture hall talk about sustainability. Irony is alive and… Continue Reading


Shasta College Gets Sustainable For Earth Day

Shasta College is marking the 40th anniversary of Earth Day this Thursday, April 22, with a “Sustainability Conference” that focuses on what we eat, how we live and how we do business. The event’s emphasis, obviously, will be on sustainable… Continue Reading

National Parks Are Free Starting Saturday

Free. Gratis. No charge. On the house. You’ll hear something along those lines when you roll up to the entrance at Lassen Volcanic National Park anytime from this Saturday, April 17, through Sunday, April 25. It’s National Park Week, and… Continue Reading