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The First of Many Atrocious Actions

If this doesn’t infuriate you, it’s time to research.

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), although not perfect, certainly made significant improvements with environmental legislation. It has been one of the more efficient agencies across the globe to ensure environmental safety. 26 more words

Green cities are not just for the elite

Green cities have become a key goal of urban development. They are environmentally friendly, provide clean water, protect green space, and offer an enhanced public experience. 244 more words

Urban Design

The rise of micro lots!

http://www.perthnow.com.au/news/western-australia/perth-real-estate-micro-blocks-of-80sqm-to-go-on-sale/news-story/fb75cd088bc1186db42ddf87033ea375

This is a new development in WA but apparently is happening in QLD & elsewhere. The price of land is still relatively expensive but if planned well can help first home buyers who prefer lower maintenance with nearby facilities like parks etc.

Fairness

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This week we learned that C2C is the concept in which designers of various products take into consideration the breakdown process of their innovations. In other words, items are created in a way that after it is used it can be broken down easily by being repurposed or upcycled instead of just reused. 883 more words

Sustainability

Live Lagom a year on...

As the new #LiveLagom Ambassadors start their journey I thought it was a good opportunity to look back on mine and a chance to look to the future. 793 more words

Live Lagom

Stealing Resources . . . Through Time . . . and Across Space (February 20, 2017)

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K          “Growth is death, yet when the population is growing the thing call the economy must grow or we die.”

J          “Or you need to not grow the population so that you do not need to grow and die.  320 more words

Global Climate Change

Exploring me local

Since purchasing our property I have made many trips during the weekends and holiday breaks to carry out works on our cottage. some where in between i have also snuck in a few fishing expeditions in the surrounding estuary systems. 899 more words

Australia