Earth Day Special Programming

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On Thursday, April 22nd, KBOO will be celebrating Earth Day with special programming devoted to climate action. The climate crisis is one of the most pressing issues the globe faces and on Earth Day, we will be exploring its impacts close to home and around the globe. We’ll feature activists, organizations and everyday people who are taking action.

Join KBOO on Thursday, April 22nd, Earth Day for a dive into the threats our planet faces and the steps we must take to protect it.

Support the work of KBOO and show your commitment to climate justice by purchasing the limited edition eco-friendly Plant the Seeds, Defend the Roots t-shirt!


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Planet Earth 2021CE

Airs at: Fri, 04/23/2021 at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Happy Earth Week! On this episode we go all the way with sending lovings and gratitude to our beautiful mother planet. For many of us, every day is Earth Day, as we wake up and salute the sky and commune with the winds, winged and tree beings that exist with us. ---- Never... Read more

Earth Day Special: Ecological responsibility for family farmers

Airs at: Thu, 04/22/2021 at 5:30pm - 6:00pm
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  KBOO's Isobel Charle talks with Alice Morrison of Friends of Family Farmers to get an update on the state of Oregon's small and mid-sized farms. Alice shares her take on being a farmer during the pandemic, links between racial justice and farming, as well as the main str... Read more

Earth Day Special: Crag Law Center

Airs at: Thu, 04/22/2021 at 5:00pm - 5:30pm
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  Crag Law Center is a small but mighty nonprofit organization that provides free and low-cost legal services to communities, environmental groups and Native American tribes who are fighting to protect our wild places, clean water, communities and climate. Crag’s Executive... Read more

An Earth Day Musical Special

Airs at: Thu, 04/22/2021 at 3:00pm - 4:00pm
  The show will feature songs that focus our attention on the beauty of our planet and the threat that climate change poses to our very existence Read more

Meta Talks

Airs at: Thu, 04/22/2021 at 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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Earth Day Reggae Celebration

Airs at: Thu, 04/22/2021 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
  Reggae music promotes a natural way of life, and living in harmony with the earth.  This Earth Day we are going to showcase songs that speak up for mother nature, farming, and loving our planet, while chanting down pollution and global warming.                           ... Read more

Coast Range Radio - Visions for the Future of Forests and Communities – Part 1

Airs at: Thu, 04/22/2021 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
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  This episode is the first of a two-part series featuring visions of the future of forests and communities read by members of the Pacific Northwest Forest Climate Alliance’s Green New Deal Working Group. These visions for the future of PNW forests are interspersed with a ... Read more

Earth Day Special: The Beaver Coalition

Airs at: Thu, 04/22/2021 at 11:00am - 11:30am
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As we honor Earth Day 2021, the theme running through today’s KBOO programming is the impending climate crisis, and its affect on our home planet. And we’ll be introducing you to people and organizations who are working to protect our environment, and all its inhabitants. ... Read more

Big and Small Changes: Creating new habits to Save The Earth

Airs at: Thu, 04/22/2021 at 10:00am - 11:00am
This show describes simple behavioral techniques in psycho that assist us in creating habits or actions toward our goals of using less plastic, paper, and other creative and simple solutions to reduce our personal impact and increase our contribution to saving our planet. Read more

Earth Day Special: Grounding Waters Mentorship and the Blueprint Foundation

Airs at: Thu, 04/22/2021 at 8:30am - 9:00am
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  The Blueprint Foundation is a small organization dedicated to introducing Portland's Black and Brown students to careers in environmental science and green infrastructure. KBOO's Nick Campigli spoke with Blueprint's Program Director Jason Stroman and Executive Director D... Read more