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The "water" reservoir

From H.

The waterreservoir has no water in it yet but oil has been dumped there instead! These photographs were taken by H. of the “crime scene” It might be good to find out why the reservoir is not working yet. 30 more words

Environment/ Nature

Pope Francis blesses environment, McKibben gives Pope his blessing

Laudato Si’, the papal encyclical letter written by Pope Francis, is helping to move global warming to the forefront of the world’s consciousness.

Recent years have exposed the emptiness of the free market ideology — arguably a theology — and U.S. 461 more words

Environment & Nature

The tunnel


At the entrance to “Skopelos Bay” (Όρμος Σκοπέλου) is this quaint spot accessible only by front crawl or other stroke, boat or riding goat. Though a mere 1.3 km from the Town Hall, it feels like the middle of nowhere. 71 more words

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Surrey Heath Borough Council offers £500 reward for fly-tipping tip-offs

Surrey Heath Borough Council announced on 26th August that it is responding to residents’ concerns about fly-tipping in the area by introducing a dedicated resource to tackle the problem, saying, 407 more words

Surrey Heath

West Dean Gardens - a glorious West Sussex garden

I’m always keen to pass on information about good places to visit. This recommendation is for garden lovers, who’re also interested in having a cup of tea and a bit to eat in pleasant surroundings. 114 more words

Culture

Please stop


(no possibility to upload my own photo of the rain so I am using a photograph that Kostas Andreou made this morning)

Unbelievable but true, It has been raining very hard for a couple of hours now. 38 more words

Environment/ Nature

Recycling bottleneck


It appears that the popular local glass recycling program hit a snag a long time ago. I (Tom) have wondered for a while which agency collects the (mostly) glass deposited in the HERRCO (Hellenic Recycling and Recovery Co. 235 more words

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