Habitat

22 Apr 19
Happy Earth, Happy People

In Chattanooga, there are several places to go and enjoy the outdoors. With so many forests and mountains, you can expect a wide range of biodiversity. Our class took a trip to one of the more well known areas, Stringer’s Ridge. It is a very popular hiking area due to the sheer amount of diversity […]

22 Apr 19
Stay fresh! - connecting yourself to the latest literature in freshwater sciences

Freshwater-Specific Journals (5): Freshwater Biology (2), Hydrobiologia (2), Marine and Freshwater Research (5), Limnology and Oceanography Letters (1), Limnology and Oceanography (1) Broad-Based Journals (2): Ecology Letters (1), Oecologia (1) Biogeochemistry Oliva A.L. et al. First records of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and metals in sediments from a shallow lake in the Pampean–Patagonian region (Argentina). Marine […]

22 Apr 19
Sketches of Spain (And Other Things)

The bulk of Winfrey’s grantmaking has gone to educational causes, including charter schools, programs that support African-American students, and the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy in South Africa. BACKGROUND: Winfrey was born to a single teenage mother in rural Mississippi, and spent the first six years of her life living there with her grandmother before first […]

22 Apr 19
Charlestown Courier

From Purdue Extension, NEW ALBANY, Ind. – If you’ve ever been interested in learning more about the birds and the bees — and other important species of pollinators — Purdue Extension-Floyd County is teaming up with the Spring Valley Beekeepers and Sunnyside Master Gardeners to make it possible. Pollinator Day will be from 10 a.m. […]

22 Apr 19
Shawn Miller

Boise, Idaho • Four conservation groups have asked a judge to block a Trump administration plan allowing drilling, mining and other activities in seven Western states they say will harm sage grouse. Western Watersheds Project and other groups asked for the injunction in U.S. District Court in Idaho late last week for Idaho, Wyoming, Utah, […]

22 Apr 19
Blog of Wisconsin Rapids' Mayor Zach Vruwink

Earth Day, a time to recognize all that is precious On April 22, 1970, U.S. Senator Gaylord Nelson of Wisconsin initiated an environmental teach-in to honor Earth and the concept of peace. Today, we observe what is now known as Earth Day, which has become an annual tradition promoting the protection of our valued resources […]

22 Apr 19

I am wrapping up the school year and my list of fairytales to cover with 1st grade is almost complete. I realized that a similar vein of stories would be old fashioned songs that may have started out as nursery rhymes. I just read some really amazing books to kindergarten. The series is known as […]

22 Apr 19
mxialulu

“Happiness is not a goal…it’s a by-product of a life well lived.” Eleanor Roosevelt Where does “happiness” come from? Let’s talk about happiness for a second here, now what exactly makes us feel this ecstatic feeling of being happy? Biologically speaking it’s due to the release of several hormones throughout our bodies such as Serotonin, […]

22 Apr 19
Nutrition Mad

Intended for short-term stays in nature, these prefab units can be transported and ‘dropped into’ almost any location. Source: https://www.treehugger.com/modular-design/prefab-drop-box-n-240-in-tenta.html

22 Apr 19
From The Darkness Into The Light

America’s 61 national parks include some of the most iconic landscapes ever photographed — shots that have graced the front of millions of postcards, magazine covers, and more recently, Instagram feeds. From desert sunsets and snowcapped peaks to waterfalls and wildlife, our national parks have been inspiring photographers since the invention of the camera. These stunning national […]

22 Apr 19
Wild Horse Education

Statement in response to a proposal by cattlemen’s lobbying groups, the ASPCA, Humane Society of the U.S. and Return to Freedom, American Mustang Foundation. “Ten Years to AML,” a proposal crafted by HSUS, ASPCA, American Mustang Foundation and Return to Freedom was delivered to the BLM last year. It is representative of a long standing […]

22 Apr 19
Discovery Kindergarten

Morning Activity: We spent some time reflecting and journaling about the fun eventful long weekend, Snack: What a GORGEOUS day for snack outdoors. Earth Day: In honor of Earth Day, we all took action to help clean up all the trash around the playground and areas surrounding the outdoor classroom. The class took so much […]

22 Apr 19

California Congressmen John Garamendi (D-CA) and Doug LaMalfa (R-CA) recently introduced the Sites Reservoir Project Act (H.R.1435) to provide federal support for the construction of Sites Reservoir and related water infrastructure in Colusa and Glenn Counties. “Construction of Sites Reservoir would bring California closer to achieving a drought-resilient water system. Our state needs to make […]

22 Apr 19
KTLA

Charlie, the oldest southern sea otter living at any aquarium or zoo, has died, officials at the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach said in a solemn announcement on Monday. He was 22 years old. “It is with a heavy heart that we share the news that our sea otter Charlie passed away this […]

22 Apr 19
VC Reporter | Southland Publishing
22 Apr 19
UBC Family Practice Residency Program: Abbotsford-Mission Site

On April 22, 1970, millions of people across the United States took to the streets to protest the negative impacts of 150 years of industrial development. Earth Day is now a global event each year, with more than 1 billion people in 192 countries taking part. Earth Day Network, the organization that leads Earth Day worldwide, has […]