Press release: City of Morgan Hill wants to protect our planet’s environment

By |2019-04-24T07:36:47-07:00April 14th, 2019|Environment|

Published April 7, 2019 Click HERE to find the latest stories in Morgan Hill Life Click HERE to find more upcoming events on our Special Calendar page Andi Borowski, Environmental Services Assistant at the Morgan Hill City's Community Services Department, [...]

Main story: WERC founder honored with lifesize statue of beloved owl Loki

By |2019-04-24T07:23:15-07:00April 5th, 2019|Environment|

The Great Horned Owl bronze sits outside Centennial Recreation Center Click HERE to find more stories in the April 10 - 23, 2019 issue of Morgan Hill Life Photo by Marty CheekWERC founder Sue Howell, Teresa [...]

Your Garden . . .with Kate Russell: Container gardening is helpful for those with space limitations

By |2019-04-24T07:22:46-07:00March 8th, 2019|Environment|

Published in the March 13 – 26, 2019 issue of Morgan Hill Life Many Morgan Hill residents assume they can’t garden because they live in an apartment, rent a room, or have a tiny yard. Nothing could [...]

Outdoors: Open access events give public chance to view wildflowers

By |2019-04-24T07:22:47-07:00March 8th, 2019|Environment|

Hikes and other activities offer magnificent panoramic views from Coyote Ridge, Diablo Foothills Published in the March 13 – 26, 2019 issue of Morgan Hill Life Photo courtesy Open Space AuthorityCheck out the carpet of wildflowers [...]

Local woman Emily Bettencourt appointed to prestigious U.S. Mushroom Council

By |2019-04-25T06:57:46-07:00February 8th, 2019|Environment|

Bettencourt is famous at Mushroom Mardi Gras Published in the February 13 - 26 2019 issue of Morgan Hill Life Emily Bettencourt Local  resident Emily Bettencourt got a late Christmas present. U.S. Secretary of Agriculture [...]

Your Garden . . . with Kate Russell: Using the correct tools will help lighten your gardening workload this spring

By |2019-04-25T06:57:49-07:00February 8th, 2019|Contributors, Environment|

Published in the February 13 - 26 2019 issue of Morgan Hill Life Whether your Morgan Hill garden is a backyard plot, sidewalk strip, or containers on a balcony, the right tools can protect your hands, your [...]

Your Garden . . . with Kate Russell: Amphibians are sensitive to toxins, so presence indicates a healthy garden

By |2019-04-24T07:20:41-07:00January 13th, 2019|Environment|

Published in the January 16 - 29, 2019 issue of Morgan Hill Life Kate Russell Frogs, toads, newts, and salamanders are all amphibians that you might find in your Morgan Hill garden. If you are [...]

South Valley residents come together to clear San Martin roadways of trash

By |2019-04-24T07:16:26-07:00December 14th, 2018|Environment|

Nearly 40 volunteers have fun picking  up tons of litter during semi-annual San Martin Trash Bash Published in the December 19, 2018 - January 1, 2019 Volunteers pose for a photo before heading out to clear [...]

Coe family, residents celebrate 60 years of wilderness state park

By |2019-04-24T07:15:31-07:00December 1st, 2018|Environment|

State park reflects California's glory days of ranching Published in the December 5 - 18, 2018 issue of Morgan Hill Life Photo by Marty CheekFrom left to right: Tammy Coe, Joy Coe, Charles Wolf Coe, Thomas [...]