At WEST 2014: Net Positive Call to Action, attendees broke out into facilitated Conversations for Action on targeted topics. Explore summaries of each of the 11 Conversations for Action, complete with Resource suggestions.


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The Drought is Not Over!

Northern California has just experienced its worst storm in five years, making this the wettest December on record. It was powered by the 'Pineapple Express', which streamed moisture from Hawaii to the West Coast resulting in heavy rain, snow and strong winds. Click here to read more.


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Every month, SSV’s Green Guru features an article related to sustainability that is noteworthy. We invite you to send your sustainability related questions to the Green Guru at: greenguru@sustainablesv.org.


Full-Cost Accounting and the Value of Nature

In business theory, the ‘bottom-line’ is a well-established metric to represent economic success. This simple equation adequately accounts for financial profits and losses, but cannot always reflect external costs on natural landscapes, social structures, and other considerations that lack monetary representation. Read more.

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