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Preserving our Future: World Wetlands Day 2015

A million HELLOS to the blogging community!

And happy early World Wetlands Day! It’s hard not to be passionate about the celebration of such an event, since all of what you see here — the unique landscapes and its wonderful critters — are dependent on wetland ecosystems. 384 more words


malibehiribae reblogged this on malibehiribae and commented:

"Despite the growing awareness of this unique ecosystem, there are sobering threats facing the survival of our wetlands..." - FeyGirl

SF Forest Alliance Sent 1700 Signatures to Mayor Lee!

Supporters may recall that in January 2014, we published a request for signatures for a new petition from San Francisco Forest Alliance, asking Mayor Lee to rein in the Natural Areas Program (NAP) of the SF Recreation and Parks Department. 242 more words


We've got the power

You may remember my solar ambitions a couple of months back. We decided to go for it and try to have the panels installed before 31st December, when the government’s feed-in tariff* got slightly less generous.  818 more words


Storm water rules divide state environmental agency, towns

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Towns and Connecticut environmental officials are battling over new rules intended to keep pollutants out of storm water that end up in rivers, streams and Long Island Sound. 121 more words


Not All Rain is Good !

As humans we do a lot of things that harm the nature. We either do it on purpose or we do it accidentally. One of those things is; acid rain. 411 more words



Taps May Soon Run Dry in Drought-Plagued Brazil

Brazil’s worst drought in 80 years is causing an acute water shortage in the country’s three most highly populated states. 146 more words


Does Gov. Scott's Everglades restoration plan go far enough?

Gov. Rick Scott sided with a majority of Floridians this week when he urged lawmakers to set aside a quarter of the money raised by Amendment 1 for Everglades restoration. 350 more words