Passiflora incarnata, native and a great for making a calming tea.

Passiflora incarnata, native and a great for making a calming tea.

There are many ways to make a difference after seeing the film.

We certainly encourage you to join United Plant Savers, and become involved in medicinal plant conservation. United Plant Savers has a wonderful Botanical Sanctuary Program, you can learn more about how you might join our Botanical Sanctuary Network and how each person can make a difference by planting native medicinal plants.

To become a member or to learn more about our many programs including how to become a Botanical Sanctuary Member go to www.unitedplantsavers.org

Fracking in the south eastern Ohio region and the disposal of tracking waste is real threat to environment and several local groups are organized and working hard  to raise public awareness and make a difference.

Appalachia Resist! www.appalachiaresist.wordpress.com
Athens County Fracking Action Network www.acfan.org
Ohio Environmental Council www.theoec.org
Wetzel County Action Group www.wcag-wv.org
Pro Publica www.propublica.org

Beyond the Southern Ohio region several organizations are fighting to end mountain top removal.

Hydrastis canadensis, goldenseal root, great for salve and healing external wounds and internally for infections.

Hydrastis canadensis, goldenseal root, great for salve and healing external wounds and internally for infections.

Appalachian Voices: www.appvoices.org

and the network of groups: www.ilovemountians.org

www.sierraclub.org, and www.foodandwaterwatch.org are national organizations with regional chapters that fight hard on issues associated with the cost of fossil fuel extraction.