Share Your Story: How Do You Resource?

Have you built something with materials at ReSource? Have you grown a low-water Garden In A Box? Or do you conserve energy, water, or materials in a creative way? We want to hear about it! Share your story on our Facebook page (and Like us!) by posting a photo or brief video about how you help conserve natural Read More

Xeriscape seminar series & Garden In A Box program launch March 6

For Immediate Release BOULDER – 3/6/2017 – Local residents with water-wasting lawns – or those who just want to lower their water bills – are invited to attend one of the free upcoming Water-Wise Landscape Seminars in Boulder County. The nonprofit Center for ReSource Conservation, based in Boulder, is offering the educational sessions in collaboration Read More

ReSource lumber gets hammered, not wasted

For Immediate Release BOULDER – August 17, 2016 – Nailed and unwanted, thousands of tons of framing lumber, planks, and studs collect in dusty woodpiles every year — until they are discarded in landfills, never to be heard from again. But the Center for ReSource Conservation has launched a new effort to keep high-quality lumber Read More

Watershed Summit finds thirst for conservation, collaboration

DENVER – June 9, 2016 – Even with its soaring population Colorado has more than enough water, but only if it manages it wisely. That was a recurring theme from the second annual Watershed Summit 2016, which took place today at Denver Botanic Gardens. With more than 250 water industry leaders participating, speakers shared insights Read More

ReSource hosts ‘Tool Swap’ on Saturday

BOULDER, CO – March 17, 2016 – Beware lonely workbench, caution tired toolkits, your dusty days of clutter are numbered. Community members with unwanted tools are being asked to donate them to the nonprofit ‘Tool Swap’ this Saturday, March 19 at ReSource, the building materials donation and reuse facility in east Boulder. A wide range Read More

Empowered students helped their schools reduce energy by 18%

LOVELAND, CO March 1, 2016 –Eight schools in Thompson School District in Loveland, CO competed in a unique energy saving competition in February. The top performers achieved some results never seen before –reducing their school’s energy use by over 18%–and won their share of $50,000 to make energy saving changes to their buildings. The month-long Read More