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Study Guide 2: Sojourn Into The Night by Elaine Donadio

Pages 22-37.

Please remember to look for creatures hidden among the leaves.

You can preview and purchase Sojourn Into The Night—A Memoir of the Peruvian Rainforest at Amazon or Barnes & Noble websites for a digital or paperback copy, or you can visit Smashwords.com for a digital copy. 496 more words

Books For 8-12 Year Olds

My Advocacy of Clean Energy Does Not Contravene My Admiration for a Traditional Utility Pioneer

Years ago, when I was a full-time receptionist/concierge at Lenbrook Square in Buckhead in Atlanta, Georgia, I participated in a number of company book talks during which I recited and discussed my written works. 584 more words

Environmental Issues

Laudato Si:  Support for the Indigenous of the Amazon Benefits Us All

By Birgit Weiler*

Issuing his Laudato Si encyclical in 2015, Pope Francis put himself on the side of Latin America’s original peoples in protecting the environment in their ancestral lands, in what will be a long struggle to counteract climate change and safeguard the earth.  547 more words

It’s not just a Flint problem: Other U.S. cities are suffering from toxic water

Residents in other cities are turning to social media and petitions to condemn government inaction on toxic water.

In the wake of the Flint, Michigan water crisis, residents in other U.S. 76 more words

Steppes Beyond Festival and the plastics pollution predicament.

There is a certain feeling you get from listening to and watching a panel of passionate people talk, especially when one of those people is Sylvia Earle.  577 more words

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Instagramable Parks and Unexpected Consequences

This year with the free Discovery parks passes being available, Canadian national parks have received an influx of guests beyond their regular capacity. The $67.70 pass was available to all Canadians free of charge in honor of the country’s 150th anniversary. 398 more words