TITLE

Sans petrol

AUTHOR(S)
Holt, Tim
PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
High Country News;2/19/2007, Vol. 39 Issue 3, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the primary objective of the Willits Economic Localization (WELL), a post-oil planning group in Little Lake, California. As for Jason Bradford, people have to learn to depend to their community sources considering the high prices of gas and long-distance shipping becoming less viable. Aside from WELL, there are other groups emerging and had taken the hard task of convincing people in a wealthy society that they will soon have to do with less and rely more on what their own communities can produce. Although, the message was ignored by the media, WELL had been working at the grassroots level by setting up community gardens and pushing grocery stores to use locally grown labels.
ACCESSION #
24179073

 

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