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Super Storm Sandy Caused Historic Record Boat Losses

Super Storm Sandy Caused Historic Record Boat Losses

While super storm Hurricane Sandy dealt North Carolina's barrier islands a glancing blow during late October, flooding and eroded beaches at the Tar Heel state's coastline were minor compared to what happened to the New Jersey, New York and Connecticut coasts. While most of.........[Read More]
Nature And Conservation

Nature And Conservation

An enclosed conservation is part of the planet that we give back to nature. But even as we put these patches aside, we intervene by closing the of with unnatural borders and dragging a certain amount of infrastructure into them in order to supply amenities which with make this patch of paradise acce......[Read More]
20 Fun Facts About H2O

20 Fun Facts About H2O

This article highlights the importance of water conservation and the need for new technologies to be developed for the continuous production of clean water. Without a sustained supply of clean water, the very existence of mankind will be threatened. The battle for water resources has already caused ......[Read More]
The Facts About Biodegradable Products

The Facts About Biodegradable Products

Just because a product is called biodegradable doesn't necessarily mean that you're helping the environment. A number of things that you should know about biodegradable products and what you never knew about them are listed in the article and will suffice to provide you with the knowledge ......[Read More]
What is Noise Pollution?

What is Noise Pollution?

These are truly very important issues the world must face and look solutions for, but another kind of pollution - one that is often disregarded and whose effects are underestimated. We are talking about noise pollution. What is noise pollution? How do people contribute to it, and more importantly, h......[Read More]
The Seven Chieftain Trees of Ireland

The Seven Chieftain Trees of Ireland

Trees can offset our individual carbon debt. But you can have fun choosing your species and also share in the tree's spiritual and totemic qualities.......[Read More]
7 Good Reasons You Genuinely Should Care About Proper Biomedical Waste Treatment and Disposal

7 Good Reasons You Genuinely Should Care About Proper Biomedical Waste Treatment and Disposal

Some things are little thought of by the public although we all contribute to the problem, we sometimes seem to care very little. One case in point is the disposal of biomedical and healthcare waste. In this article we explain why people should take a more active interest in the disposal of this mat......[Read More]
The 10 Steps of Paper Recycling - Learn How Paper Is Recycled

The 10 Steps of Paper Recycling - Learn How Paper Is Recycled

Sorting trash is as easy as 1-2-3. Check out these 10 steps to find out what happens to the paper you use on a daily basis.......[Read More]
Recycling Preserves the Environment

Recycling Preserves the Environment

Preserving our environment is very important. Everyday more pollution is being created and more of our planets natural resources are being used. It is extremely important that we do our part to help preserve the environment we live in for the generations that will come after us. One way that this is......[Read More]
Recycle To Reduce the Garbage Load

Recycle To Reduce the Garbage Load

The brightly colored curbside containers apparent in several towns are used for separating recyclables going to the landfill. However there's way more to it than only separating trash. These materials are not just on their method to the local recycling center to be smashed down and compressed. ......[Read More]
Going Green and Saving Money Too!

Going Green and Saving Money Too!

Everywhere you look these days it seems that the main message is, "go green and save money." This message will appeal to most people as constantly we are warned of the dire consequences of global warming getting out of control and the overall greenhouse effect.......[Read More]
All About Carbon Emissions Tax

All About Carbon Emissions Tax

Carbon tax on energy prices is the subject on the debate table these days in Australia. The country depends enormously on coal for its industry and for its power supply. As a result, it is one of the leading contributors of greenhouse gases to the earth's atmosphere. This is why the government ......[Read More]
Trial Results to Show the Effectiveness of Electric Poultry Netting

Trial Results to Show the Effectiveness of Electric Poultry Netting

In an attempt to verify that Electric Fencing is a positive deterrent to Foxes and was an effective chicken fence, I was able to persuade a farmer to sell me 25 culled hens and let me use a field on his farm for a trial using netting. The birds were split into 5 lots and housed adjacent to each othe......[Read More]
Toilet to Tap Water - Another Way to Ruin Our Drinking Water

Toilet to Tap Water - Another Way to Ruin Our Drinking Water

For those that want to lead a healthy lifestyle and believe that pure drinking water is one of the ways to improve health, be careful of the many claims made by the supporters of municipal tap water. When you compare reality to hype, tap water comes up short. Plus, because of the heavy amounts of ch......[Read More]
Water Pollution Pollutes

Water Pollution Pollutes

Water pollution is any chemical, physical or biological change in the quality of water that has a harmful effect on any living thing that drinks, uses, or lives in it. Water pollutants include, but are not limited to, bacteria, viruses, inorganic pollutants like toxic metals, acids and salts, organi......[Read More]
Your Cell Phone And The Environment

Your Cell Phone And The Environment

Cell phones have become an inseparable part of our lives. The number of users worldwide is increasing at a tremendous rate. We cannot even imagine our lives without these pocket devices.......[Read More]
Why Everything Is Disappearing

Why Everything Is Disappearing

Reports are coming from all over the country that we are in the driest period in over one hundred years.It does not matter which part of the country you go to, lakes and ponds and streams are drying up at a record pace.What is the cause and how can we fix it?......[Read More]
Why Do We Need To Recycle Ink Cartridges?

Why Do We Need To Recycle Ink Cartridges?

Recycling on its own concept is a terrific idea. We can recycle papers, plastics, empty bottles, and empty ink jet cartridges. Tons and tons of trash including empty cartridges are always thrown away in sanitary landfills on a daily basis.......[Read More]
The Menace of Environmental Pollution - The Way Forward

The Menace of Environmental Pollution - The Way Forward

The environment is referred to as man's best friend in articles by great authors whom I had contact with before putting up this article."Man is a complex organism made up of non-living components found in the environment and this in turn supports man" "the environment is man&apos......[Read More]
Austin, Texas: The World's Most Planet-Friendly City

Austin, Texas: The World's Most Planet-Friendly City

Austin, Texas holds the distinction of being the greenest city in the entire world - a city taking a multi-pronged approach to reducing energy use in all sectors of trade and governance, making green, environmentally-friendly companies feel right at home in the thriving, vibrant capital of the great......[Read More]