Written by Trevor Martin | September 16th, 2013
The Nature Conservancy offices reopened today in Boulder, Colorado after historic flooding caused evacuations and flooding along the Front Range of Colorado. We’re glad everyone is safe!
- Does food waste help or hinder the environment? Here’s one take on it…(Macomb Daily)
- What’s that buzzing? After 25 years the short haired bumblebee is making a comeback (Guardian)
- Case for climate change is overwhelming, say scientists (Guardian)
- In Germany, schools in different states are slowly starting to incorporate the subject of sustainability into their syllabus (DW)
- Scottish Wind Farms produce a more expensive form of electricity due to higher costs of production (Guardian)
Written by Trevor Martin | September 13th, 2013
Written by Brad Parker | September 9th, 2013
Written by Maxene Atis | August 29th, 2013
Once known as the Pearl of the Antilles, Haiti celebrates its first marine protected area, opening a new chapter for a country after many years of degradation.
Written by Megan Sheehan | August 26th, 2013
Written by Megan Sheehan | August 21st, 2013
We’ve got climate change updates, nasty plastic news, showers of poison and more in today’s green news.
- IPCC is near certain that climate change is caused by humans. (The New York Times)
- A poison shower to kill rodents on an island could help rare seabirds recover, say the Feds. (Huffington Post)
- Fukushima is leaking 80,000 gallons of contaminated water into the Pacific Ocean every day. (NPR)
- More dolphin deaths are found off the coast of Virginia, with little evidence as to why they’re dying. (Washington Post)
- Rare sea turtles are eating plastic at a record rate. (MNN)
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | August 14th, 2013
Written by Andrew Benson | August 9th, 2013
It’s Friday and you want to get out of the office so we won’t take up too much of your time for today’s #GreenBuzz.
- Great Scott! The future is here! Solar Energy is becoming more popular and more affordable (HuffPo)
- There is nothing sadder than this: Study finds Green turtles are swallowing increased amounts of plastic (Guardian)
- Yeah, that brand new car in your driveway may be sleek and fuel efficient, but by 2040, it may be illegal… (TreeHugger)
- Have you ever thought about doing all of your gardening underground? With a pricetag of 300 dollars, this may be worth a look! (TreeHugger)
- New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg is calling composting the city’s “The final recycling frontier.”(ENN)