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Compost, Why Bother?

Since Emily and I began composting in June we have had several people ask us:

  • “Why compost? Doesn’t it just breakdown in the landfill?”
  • “Isn’t it hard?”
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Crabs: the mangrove ecosystem engineers

More I get to know what crabs do for mangroves, the more I find it amusing, sometimes even hilarious. These little guys (gals) probably have no idea how they are helping mangrove ecosystems while “minding their own business” and that is what make them the ecosystem engineers of mangroves! 573 more words