Rob Kanter

January 21, 2016 - Environmental Almanac

Wildlife moments from 2015

Why would a blackbird attack a deer? Why would a green heron drop a crabapple into a pond and fish it out again? Find out in this week's episode, as the author looks back at some puzzling observations from 2015.


Rob Kanter

January 14, 2016 - Environmental Almanac

2016 is the year for rooftop solar in Champaign County

Do you own a house, a business, or a farm in Champaign County? If so, you can benefit from a new program sponsored by the City of Urbana that secures a big discount in the price for rooftop solar by bringing consumers together to buy as a group, from a contractor selected through a competitive bidding process.