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Hurricane Dorian made landfall in the Bahamas on September 1st, 2019, as a Category 5 storm. The Abaco Islands and Grand Bahama were most affected, with the International Red Cross estimating 45% of homes have been destroyed. At least 20 people have been killed with many more missing, injured and displaced. How to get access..
CHOOSE THE STANDARDIZED LABELS FOR YOUR BINS The #1 solution to fix the U.S. recycling crisis is to display the nonprofit society-wide standardized labels on recycling bins to help everyone everywhere recycle right. It’s that simple.
4:33 How Wolves Changed An Entire Ecosystem &...
4:33 How Wolves Changed An Entire Ecosystem – Yellowstone National Park; Ecology; Restoration; Preservation When wolves were reintroduced to Yellowstone National Park after being absent nearly 70 years, something astounding happened.
Xyleco Technology – Founded by Marshall Medoff with the vision of increasing the world’s available sustainable resources. Leading the Sustainable Industrial Revolution Xyleco was founded by Marshall Medoff with the vision of increasing the world’s available sustainable resources. Non-food biomass waste is plentiful and renewable. In order to create a sustainable resource from biomass, it..
Since 1889, the Appalachian Mountain Club has published the most trusted guidebooks on hiking, biking, paddling, and exploring the mountains, rivers, trails, and seacoasts of the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic. AMC Books are written and field-checked by outdoor experts who love the landscape and are passionately committed to sharing their knowledge with readers of all skill..
Bioneers Published on Dec 19, 2014 UVM Ecology, Ecological Design, In this lyrical exploration, John Todd shares the essential principles of ecological design and reveals how mimicking nature’s forms and processes can lead to breakthrough design. He reveals the design secrets behind his award-winning eco-industrial park in Burlington, Vermont, and his strategies to clean up..
Bill McKibben – Founder and Senior Advisor at 350.org and Schumann Distinguished Professor in Residence at Middlebury College in Vermont. He is a 2014 recipient of the Right Livelihood Prize, sometimes called the ‘alternative Nobel’ and is a founding fellow of the Sanders Institute. He has written a dozen books about the environment, including his..
Reducing the Impact of Wasted Food by Feeding the Soil and Composting The 5 Steps of the EPA Program Sustainable Management of Food Home Basics Food Recovery Hierarchy Prevention through Source Reduction Feed Hungry People Feed Animals Industrial Uses Composting Food Recovery Challenge
The oil industry giant Chevron began operating in Ecuador’s Amazon rain forest in 1964. Over the course of thirty years, this majestic environmental wonder became the victim of unregulated corporate abuse and greed. By the time the corporation vacated the area in 1992, their toxic footprint had brought about 1700 times more damage to the..
“The Trustees of Reservations preserve, for public use and enjoyment, properties of exceptional scenic, historic, and ecological value in Massachusetts.” Who We Are We are more than 100,000 people like you who love the outdoors, who love the distinctive charms of New England, and who believe in celebrating and protecting them, for everyone, forever. Together..
Former vice president Al Gore shares his concerns on the pressing issue of global warming in this documentary. A long-time environmental activist, Gore first became aware of evidence on global warming in the 1970s, and since leaving public office he has become a passionate advocate for large- and small-scale changes in our laws and lifestyles..
Once perceived as a laggard in hybrid technology, Ford now claims nearly 500 hybrid patents that allow the Fusion Hybrid to achieve 41 MPG on the highway. According to Hybridcars.com, Ford has pointed to its talented inventors, making “special mention of Ming Kuang who has helped Ford since 2000 to expand its portfolio of hybrid..
Become a VIP – Vermont Invasive Patroller! Early detection is vital to protecting Vermont’s water bodies from harmful invasive plants and animals. With more than 800 lakes and ponds throughout the state, volunteers play a key role in our surveying efforts. Vermont Invasive Patrollers (VIPs) monitor water bodies for new introductions of invasive species and..
Eurasian Watermilfoil in Vermont – Eurasian watermilfoil (Myriophyllum spicatum L.) is a non-native aquatic plant that currently infests a number of Vermont lakes (pdf, 117 KB), including the state’s largest, Lakes Champlain, Memphremagog and Bomoseen (view map) & Dunmore. This plant is known for its rapid growth and ability to spread, which can lead to..
Project Description: The usage of drones to automate industrial scale reforestation.
Ocearch – Shark Tracker | Conservation ecology Research expeditions are conducted aboard the M/V OCEARCH, which serves as an at-sea laboratory. The M/V OCEARCH offers a 75,000 lb. capacity hydraulic platform designed to safely lift mature marine animals out of the ocean for access by a multi-disciplined research team to gather up to 12+ samples..
8:27 David Attenborought – How To Save Our Planet – Sir David Attenborough – What are your thoughts ??? Ecology From “Our Planet”, a Netflix original documentary series showcasing the world’s natural wonders, iconic species and wildlife spectacles that still remain. We’re all a part of this amazing planet, but we’re changing it like never..
Playlist Mix Full Movie Largest glacier calving ever filmed – Music Before My Time Exposure Labs Published on Dec 14, 2012 Ecology, Global Warming, Climate, 350.org This rare footage has gone on record as the largest glacier calving event ever captured on film, by the 2016 Guiness Book of World Records. On May 28, 2008,..
22:13 Crows, smarter than you think | John Marzluff | TEDxRainier Bird intelligence, problem solving As research continues, the term “bird brain” no longer carries a negative connotation. Avian researcher John Marzluff showcases a few amazing, problem solving (and sometimes vindictive) feats accomplished by crows in order to break down common misconceptions about avian intelligence…
28:10 Bill McKibben: 2018 “What Now? The Climate Fight at a Desperate Moment” Environment, global warming, ecology. In January 2018 Concord’s Climate Solutions Speaker Series hosted Bill McKibben, the Climate movement’s foremost leader. He spoke here in Concord – from Ralph Waldo Emerson’s pulpit, no less. This video shows the key moments of that presentation…