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Saving the Iberian Lynx
by
Mike McDougall
Published on October 21, 2017
Environmental

Of the 32 remaining species of big cat left in the world, the Iberian Lynx is the most endangered, even more so than the Siberian tiger. Western Europe�s last remaining big cat is in serious trouble, recent estimations place the number of lynx�s remaining at just     .  .  .

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Black Walnut Trees Produce A Natural Insecticide
by
Marilyn Pokorney
Published on October 21, 2017
Environmental

The black walnut tree manufactures a substance that is a natural insecticide according to experts at the Texas State University in Austin.

American black walnut tress contain a tannic acid chemists call juglone. The reddish yellow substance leaches from le     .  .  .

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The Environmental Book on Everyone's Lips
by
Ingrid Bachmann
Published on October 21, 2017
Environmental

Question:

What inspired you initially to begin your Trash Talk venture?

Answer:

As a society, we are bombarded with negative information about the environment and our resources constantly. Feeling powerless because we cannot aff     .  .  .

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Efficiency Equals Reduction
by
Ingrid Bachmann
Published on October 21, 2017
Environmental

Imagine that if at the grocery store the person bagging your purchases left empty, unused spaces in each bag causing you to carry 10 instead of 5 bags out to your car then into your home. You would be investing some extra time, energy and space when it was unnecessar     .  .  .

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Burning Bushes Do Well In Plumstead Township
by
William James
Published on October 21, 2017
Environmental

Burning Bush (Euonymus alatus) A deciduous shrub from the Staff-Tree Family (Celastraceae) The burning bush grows well in most areas of Plumstead Township,Bucks County Pa.

Burning Bush, a non-native species from China and Korea, has escaped from the ornamen     .  .  .

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A Great Plant For Sellersville Pa. - The Burning Bush
by
William James
Published on October 21, 2017
Environmental

A deciduous shrub from the Staff-Tree Family (Celastraceae) The burning bush grows well in most areas of Sellersville , Bucks County Pa. Burning Bush, a non-native species from China and Korea, has escaped from the ornamental plantings into urban and rural areas.

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Arborvitae - Plants for The Doylestown Area
by
William James
Published on October 21, 2017
Environmental

Whenever someone asks me for suggestions on EZ to plant trees and shrubs for the Doylestown Pa. area, I always begin with Arborvitae. Arborvitae are commonly used evergreen shrubs or trees useful in urban areas where low maintenance and durability is needed     .  .  .

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Siberian Tigers
by
William Berg
Published on October 21, 2017
Environmental

The Siberian Tiger is found in cold regions in Russia and China. To survive in the harsh climate, the tiger build up fat reserves. Siberian Tigers are also much larger than the tiger variants found in warm habitats, since a large body will conserve heat more efficien     .  .  .

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Snakeheads - Bringers of Fear, Myths and Controversy
by
William Berg
Published on October 21, 2017
Environmental

Snakeheads have some pretty terrible nicknames such as Frankenfish. They have gotten a lot of media attention lately since they found a breeding population in a pond in Maryland. They have since been found living in other waters in southern USA but are still not to b     .  .  .

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Snakeheads - A danger to our waterlife
by
William Berg
Published on October 21, 2017
Environmental

Snakehead fish became famous when wild and breeding specimens of this Asian predator was found in the United States. The fact that the Snakehead fish can grow larger than one metre and is highly adapted to low-oxygen waters and seasonal droughts naturally made the ne     .  .  .

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A Lesson in Sustainability
by
Terry Connors
Published on October 21, 2017
Environmental

Scientists are currently conducting a study on loblolly pines. The study utilizes a ring of carbon dioxide generators that surrounds patches of these trees. The purpose of the study is to determine the effect of an increase of CO2 in the air on these pine trees     .  .  .

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How to avoid heavy fines for such simple "crimes" as not knowingthe rules relating to environmental
by
Stuart Urwin
Published on October 21, 2017
Environmental

Is your company aware of the heavy fines and penalties that can be imposed on your organization for infringing environmental laws and regulations? Many companies are not. It's important to know that your organization can be fined for many different kinds of infringe     .  .  .

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Drive slower, save the planet!
by
Sophie Evans
Published on October 21, 2017
Environmental

Site: Hoot Article Release details: Immediate Date: 23 September 2005 Drive slower, save the planet! The environment is a hot issue that we just can't afford to ignore any longer. To some, being environmentally aware is a way of life, a necessary and fundamental     .  .  .

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The Song of Robin Redbreast (Erithacus rubecula)
by
Simon Mitchell
Published on October 21, 2017
Environmental

When Nature provides you with just what you are looking for - this is 'synchronicity' in action. I was completing an illustrated version of one of my ebooks 'The Adventure of Arthur' and was short of some good pictures of a Robin - who is a sort of 'guide' in this st     .  .  .

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The Spirituality of Pigeons!
by
Samantha Thurlby-Brooks
Published on October 21, 2017
Environmental

I was walking down the street the other day, walking around the pigeons and saying �good morning� to them when it dawned on me just how precious they are to the lives of city slickers.

How many of us have a dislike for these feathered creatures? I ofte     .  .  .

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Healing The Elements
by
Samantha Thurlby-Brooks
Published on October 21, 2017
Environmental

The Nature Elementals, most commonly known as Faeries, are the unseen guardians of the planet. As much as we would like to believe that their survival depends on our beliefs and ability to clap loud enough so as to restart their dying hearts, these energy beings have     .  .  .

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Can bamboo flooring really help save the worlds� environment
by
S.A. Smith
Published on October 21, 2017
Environmental


Probably not on its own, but its an excellent example of how consumers can vote with their buying dollars to sway market demand to bring more environmentally friendly products into the marketplace.

Bamboo flooring is a rising trend in home flooring a     .  .  .

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Can sustainable development work? What then will be the impa
by
Ronald Munro
Published on October 21, 2017
Environmental

First we must define sustainable development. Sustainable is to say that something such as resources or an environmental system can be continued indefinitely without depleting any of the material or energy resources required to keep it running.

Developmen     .  .  .

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