Drawdown  by Paul Hawken.
Real steps to reverse carbon emissions and adapt for the future---everyone should read it.

Encroaching Tides. A report from the Union of Concerned Scientists

Bringing Nature Home, by Doug Tallamy
How you can sustain wildlife with native plants

The Invention of Nature, by Andrea Wulf
"The Invention of Nature" reveals the extraordinary life of the visionary German naturalist Alexander von Humboldt (1769-1859) and how he created the way we understand nature today. 

Beyond Blades of Grass, New York Times

Turf Madness, Reasons to reduce the lawn in your landscape

New Bedford and environmental stewardship.  New Bedford Standard Times posted 08.01.17