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What’s in Your Trash Bin?

Let’s Talk Trash Workshop

How does your garbage affect natural resources, energy, and climate change? Students discover the connections by participating in a “talk show” hosted by a presenter from our Solid Waste Division school program… 307 more words


3 Easy Lifestyle Changes You Can Make Right Now to Start Living Greener

The concept of “going green” might seem somewhat daunting. There are so many things we do everyday without even thinking about the impact it has on the Earth. 495 more words


Diggin in the dirt

Spring is finally showing it’s face around here! I spent most of the day Saturday moving the mulch out of the way and planting some things in my garden. 241 more words

Be Plastic Wise - Take The Pledge

In case you haven’t heard the news, our oceans are inundated with microplastic. The Vancouver Courier reported last week that Ocean Wise scientists were sounding the alarm … saying that microplastic pollution is threatening ocean life right here in Vancouver… 592 more words


Thinking Green, The Bag Fee and Foreign Policy

I see this in Target all the time. Shoppers start by picking up a drink at the in store Starbucks and upon check out, these shoppers do this strange juggling act of trying to carry all their items and not pay 10 cents for a bag. 384 more words

Curent Events

Among my better photos -- 8 -- bushfires

Here in NSW and in Victoria fires have very much been in the news this past weekend. The Tathra/Bega fires are about 300 km south of here, but there is a distinctive smokey look in the air even here in Wollongong. 263 more words