environmental activist http://wvxu.org en Environmentalist Ellen LaConte http://wvxu.org/post/environmentalist-ellen-laconte <p><a href="http://www.ellenlaconte.com/"><strong>Ellen LaConte</strong></a> is a busy woman: acting director of the <a href="http://earthwalkalliance.org/"><strong>EarthWalk Alliance</strong></a>, contributing editor to <em><strong>Green Horizon Magazine</strong></em> and <em><strong>The Ecozoic Reader</strong></em>, publisher of the online newsletter <em><strong>Starting Point</strong></em>, and author of the new book <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Life-Rules-Blueprint-Surviving-Environmental/dp/0865717265/ref=sr_1_1?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;s=books&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1353428517&amp;sr=1-1&amp;keywords=ellen+laconte"><strong>Life Rules: Nature's Blueprint for Surviving Economic and Environmental Collapse</strong></a>. She provides a holistic approach to the many challenges facing our world and she is Thane Maynard’s guest this week.</p><p></p><p> Fri, 23 Nov 2012 05:31:15 +0000 6283 at http://wvxu.org Environmentalist Ellen LaConte Leilani Munter - Carbon Free Girl/Race Car Driver http://wvxu.org/post/leilani-munter-carbon-free-girlrace-car-driver <p>She may seem like a walking dichotomy, but<a href="http://www.carbonfreegirl.com/"><strong> Leilani Munter</strong></a> does not see it that way. An avowed environmental activist and vegetarian with a degree in biology, she is also a race car driver. She is using her track time and interaction with race fans as a way to spread her messages of reducing our carbon footprint and the benefits of going green. She’s on the phone to talk about her unique life with Thane Maynard in this week’s<strong> Field Notes.</strong></p><p> Fri, 16 Nov 2012 05:31:20 +0000 Thane Maynard 6088 at http://wvxu.org Leilani Munter - Carbon Free Girl/Race Car Driver