Texas Green Report

Texas Green Report

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The Texas Green Report is produced by Green Source DFW and the Memnosyne Institute. Episodes feature green experts, leaders and entrepreneurs sharing their knowledge of green living and environmental issues as it relates to Texas.


Montopolis performs multi-media tribute to Texas Gulf Coast
May 19 • 10 min
Montopolis is an Austin-based orchestral rock band that creates multi-media performances that showcase the ecological jewels of Texas. Featuring original music by Justin Sherburn, the traveling shows weave history, storytelling and ecology with…
Portable air monitors are latest tool for North Texas activists
Feb 4 • 8 min
North Texans are learning how to use portable air monitors.
Co-ops making it easier for Texans to go solar
Jan 22 • 9 min
Learn how a DC-based non-profit Solar United Neighbors is creating co-ops in Texas to take some of the homework out of the process of putting solar panels on your roof. Report by Marshall Hinsley. Learn more about sustainable living on GreenSourceDFW.org.
Texas cars collide with monarch migration
Dec 4, 2019 • 11 min
Dr. Robert Coulson, a professor of entomology at Texas A&M University, explains how Texas cars are having a significant impact on the monarch population and what can be done to protect the butterflies from fatal collisions.Report by Marshall Hinsley.
Texas botanists build seed bank as threats grow
Oct 25, 2019 • 9 min
Texas native plants are being threatened by a convergence of risks - urban sprawl, invasive plants and climate change. Kim Taylor, a conservation research botanist at the Botanical Research Institute of Texas in Fort Worth, talks about the seed bank she…
Birds in steep decline since 1970s
Sep 20, 2019 • 10 min
Ken Rosenberg, a conservation scientist with the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, is the lead author on a study published in Science that says North America’s bird population has declined by three billion birds since the 1970s. We talk to him about the…
Climate change is bad for our health, says Dallas doc
Aug 21, 2019 • 6 min
The health effects of climate change.
‘Rewilding’ cities can bring back biodiversity
Aug 20, 2019 • 11 min
Dallas landscape architect Kevin Sloan talks about rewilding.
Easy steps to organic gardening
Aug 20, 2019 • 4 min
Tips for organic gardening.