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The Green Changemakers

21Mb) Asia-Pacific Water Resources Management Challenges Proceedings of APO International Symposium on Water Resources Management and Green Productivity, Singapore, 7-9 October 2003 (03-EV-GE-SYP-01) Click here to download the whole book.

Protecting Marine Biodiversity with ‘New’ Conservation

Nature Conservancy - Science

2000); reduced the by-catch of sea birds in Antarctic longline fisheries by 99% (Cox et al. So how to harvest the most productive species and avoid the least productive ones? 2000). Eco-Label Conveys Reliable Information on Fish Stock Health to Seafood Consumers.

Endemic Birds of Cuba: A Book Review

10,000 Birds

It is a lovely, well-packaged, informative guide, created with thought and creativity. The information here is more extensive than what is offered in Field Guide to the Birds of Cuba by Orlando H. Press, 2000), and updated in terms of taxonomy, status, and distribution. Navarro employs a visual system for quickly delivering information on each species, similar to the icon system used in The Warbler Guide. Product Dimensions: 8.5 Cuba is on my mind.

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Embracing Your Future: Flying Algal Ships

The Alien Next Door

Gaffron called it “photosynthetic hydrogen production by algae”; and today it is a process that produces electricity and biofuel with zero emissions. You read that this self-sufficient organic transport flies about 2000 meters high at about 175 km/hr (twice the speed of a conventional ship).

Giveaway of 250 Business Cards from UPrinting.com ends 7/11

Hug a Tree with Me

But in addition to all the stuff we bought, we left the fair with a lot of product, event and general business information. They offer custom printed products that includes greeting cards, magnets, labels, calendars, stickers, banners, UPrinting.com business cards and a whole lot more.

Meet the NatureNet Fellows: Daniel Karp

Nature Conservancy - Science

Reductions like that mean the difference between failure and survival for the 20 million families dependent on coffee production for a living. NatureNet Science Fellow Daniel Karp. Photo courtesy of D. It’s almost invisible — just two millimeters long.

Where Logging Reigns, Going Beyond Sharing vs Sparing

Nature Conservancy - Science

Between 2000 and 2010, Indonesia lost 840,000 hectares of forest per year, accounting for 56 percent of all forest cover loss in Southeast Asia. Indonesia’s forests provide vital products for people living in them — like rattan, honey, resins, and medicinal plants.

Cities Farming for the Future - Urban Agriculture for Green and Productive Cities

The Green Changemakers

Since 1999, partners of the International Network on Urban Agriculture and Food Security (RUAF Foundation) have been playing a crucial role in improving access to information on urban agriculture and in enhancing the capacities of local authorities, NGOs, farmer organisations and other stakeholders regarding local participatory diagnosis and strategic action planning on urban agriculture. Edited by René van Veenhuizen (2006). Published by RUAF Foundation, IDRC and IIRR.

VACUUM CLEANERS SUCK AT ENERGY EFFICIENCY

Green (Living) Review

He comments: “Of all the products in your home, the vacuum cleaner is easily the most wasteful of energy. Using a 2000 watt vacuum for 2 hours a week on a 0.30 for information about its full range of cordless powered sweepers or call 01905 345891.

Sainsbury’s challenges the country to go bananas for Fairtrade Fortnight

Green (Living) Review

We believe that buying Fairtrade is a great way to provide customers with the best of both worlds - ethically sourced products and affordable prices. Sainsbury's has an admirable Fairtrade heritage - first introducing Fairtrade products in its stores in 1994.

My LANDFIRE Decade: The Amazing Story of a Critical Tool for US Restoration

Nature Conservancy - Science

To understand just HOW nuts it was, imagine a grocer stocking shelves using only information provided by a handful of vendors. For instance, it informed the creation in 2000 of the U.S. LANDFIRE modeling workshops were intense, fun and productive.

How Nature Can Improve China’s Water Quality

Conservancy Talk

TNC created its first water fund in Quito, Ecuador, in 2000. Brian Richter Scaling Up Our China colleagues are also partnering with university research teams and government agencies to help them use cutting-edge science to inform decision-making.

Urban Dwellers Drive Massive Deforestation Locally and Abroad

Green (Living) Review

Their incomes rise and their diets shift to a greater share of animal products and processed foods. This, in turn, drives land clearance for livestock grazing and fodder, either locally or in other countries that export such products or their inputs.

Coal: Bringing you fish too toxic to eat

Sightline Daily

In 2000, the National Academy of Sciences released a report that concluded that each year in the United States, as many as 60,000 children are born at risk for neurodevelopmental problems owing to prenatal exposure to mercury.

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Living Whole Foods, Inc. Acquires Stack and Grow Planters

Green (Living) Review

The company plans to expand promotion of the Stack and Grow product line through both online and wholesale channels. Parker Garlitz, Vice President of Living Whole Foods, said: “We are thrilled to add the Stack & Grow to our product line of indoor herb garden kits and supplies.

When Technology Fails – Book Review

Green (Living) Review

You’ll learn how to find and sterilize water in the face of utility failure, as well as practical information for dealing with water-quality issues even when the public tap water is still flowing.

FOR HUNGER-PROOF CITIES Sustainable Urban Food Systems

The Green Changemakers

Book(s) 162 of 251 Document(s) Acknowledgments Mustafa Koc 2000 Introduction: Food Security Is a Global Concern Mustafa Koc, Rod MacRae, Luc J.A. Mougeot 2000 Urban Food Security in Sub-Saharan Africa Daniel Maxwell 2000 Combining Social Justice and Sustainability for Food Security Elaine M.

Safety Report: Swedish nuclear reactors have major security issues, needs to be shut down immediately

Green Blog

Independent nuclear and safety experts have also helped Greenpeace in compiling and analyzing the information that is presented in their report. According to the Greenpeace report, the Swedish nuclear reactors were online and up and running for approximately 85% of the time between 2000 and 2005. Last week Greenpeace released an alarming report about the state of Swedish nuclear power plants.

Slovenia, part 2: up on the eco-tourist farm

Green Traveler Guides

Their farm received an “Eko” designation in 2000, and like all eco-tourist farms, is visited biannually by state inspectors. For her, that means running a 36-hectare farm where she raises cattle, pigs, chickens and bees, and produces organic meat and dairy products.

Growth Boom Continues for New Farming Companies

Green (Living) Review

The data is available under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and Data Protection Act 1998. This press release is presented for your information only. This article is for your information only and the GREEN (LIVING) REVIEW does not (necessarily) approve, endorse or recommend the product, service or company mentioned

Shocking analysis by country of years left to zero emissions

Green Blog

Indeed top climate scientists and biologists are telling us that reaching zero emissions is not enough – we then have to reduce atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2) concentration from the current 394 parts per million (ppm) to 350 ppm (according to 350.org ) and thence to 300 ppm ( according to the latest science-informed 300.org ). tonnes CO2- per person per year in 2000 = 2.8 years left, based on the 2000 data.

Birds On The Brink

10,000 Birds

The web coverage at Audubon.org is an interactive product that may be too fancy for its own good but if you like this sort of thing you can learn quite a bit. For the threatened birds, there are maps that show change over time (2000 to 2080) in viable ranges. The web site has a number of other features and organized bits of information. Audubon’s Conservation Science team has generated three data products.

5 Reasons Why Pesticides are Bad

Green Blog

Other studies have linked DDT to reduced breastmilk production, premature delivery and reduced infant birthweights[9,10]. His website, atrazinelovers.com informs the public about all deleterious effects of atrazine and is backed up with extensive research data. photo by Kevin Lallier.

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The Big Society; leading UK contact centre outsourcer, Ant, takes action

Green (Living) Review

In January more than 2000 children in Sheffield enjoyed a Christmas pantomime as well as receiving computer equipment and specially adapted push chairs. This press release is presented for your information only.

Australia’s outrageously deficient carbon tax entrenches climate change inaction

Green Blog

Australia’s Domestic greenhouse gas (GHG) pollution including land use in Mt (million tonnes) CO2-e (CO2-equivalent) was 465 Mt CO2-e in 2000 but reached 600 Mt CO2-e in 2009. There will be a derisory GHG pollution target of “5% off 2000 GHG pollution by 2020” and a target of 80% reduction by 2050. The Australian Productivity Commission will review fuel tax arrangements. In 2000 Australia’s Domestic GHG (465 Mt CO2-e) plus Exported GHG (349.4

April 1st Computer Worm/Virus

Green Earth Journey

The doom-and-gloom scenarios bandied about by security analysts on how computers could act when their clocks turned to January 1, 2000? More likely, though, said DeBolt, the virus may try to get computer users to buy fake software or spend money on other phony products.

Ecover showcases sustainable plastics in garden design at 2013 RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show

Green (Living) Review

Created by Ecover, the world’s largest producer of ecological cleaning products, The Ecover Garden capitalises on new technologies to use sustainable plastics to encourage consumers to consider the environmental impact of the products they use.

One Year Later: The First ALEC Protest in Cincinnati | PR Watch

PR Watch

A former consultant to the prison industry, Sloan began focusing on ALECs Prison Industries Act to a law that was enacted in Florida in 2000, based on what the Heartland Institute had touted. Well Informed - Not. Skip to Main Content Area. Contact Us. News Feeds. Podcasts.

FLIGHT OF THE PARASITES

Green (Living) Review

Malaria mortality rates have fallen by more than 25% globally since 2000, and by 33% in the WHO African Region. CIWEM’s Executive Director, Nick Reeves, OBE, says: “Tackling malaria is an incredibly important objective, failure to do so helps to perpetuate poverty and loss of productivity, at a time when the climate is changing and the habitations of these parasites spread. This press release is presented for your information only.

Sainsbury’s supports sustainability plan for ‘Inshore Fleet’

Green (Living) Review

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No Cyclone, No Bag, No Dust Clouds, No Cord

Green (Living) Review

2 When IBR Laboratories also tested against the leading selling cordless products by Dyson and Vax, 3 Air RAM™ had three times the cleaning performance and up to six times the runtime.

Der Atomausstieg für jedermann

Green (Living) Review

Über relatio Unternehmensgruppe Die Unternehmensgruppe relatio wurde im Jahr 2000 gegründet und ist mit dem System „fieldMonitor“ seit Mitte 2008 einer der innovativsten Anbieter von Betriebsführungs- und Überwachungssystemen für Photovoltaik-Anlagen.

Initiative Inflation

Sightline Daily

In the quarter century before 2000, spending by all Washington initiative campaigns, both pro and con, was typically less than $2 million per year, she says. After 2000, spending surged above $11 million a year, on average.

Low Plastic Recycling Numbers In U.S. A Concern

Eco Friendly Daily

However, despite the increased awareness for needing to recycle and reduce use of many throw away products, the United States’ still lags behind in areas of recycling. Energy Information Administration, 331 million barrels, or 4.6 percent in 2000.

Dude, Where Are My Cars?

Sightline Daily

Washington highways : From 1983 through 2000, total vehicle travel in the state had typically increased in the range of 2.5 But after 2000, vehicle travel started growing much more slowly; and then it cratered in 2008, when gas prices soared and the economy soured. For water utilities you can easily imagine that as costs go up, but demand for their product goes down.well there is a problem. Skip to content.

International day for biological diversity

Green (Living) Review

The first global census of marine life (which ran from 2000 to 2010) has logged 250,000 species; yet in its final report, the census team suggested that for every species known, there are at least four yet to be discovered. This article is for your information only and the GREEN (LIVING) REVIEW does not (necessarily) approve, endorse or recommend the product, service or company mentioned

Green Mountain Energy Company Donates $20,000 Solar Array to Habitat for Humanity Rice Centennial House

Green (Living) Review

For more information on the Rice Centennial House or to view virtual images of the house, visit [link]. It was founded in the early 1990's and has been very active ever since, with our group fundraising for and building its own homes in 1997, 2000, and 2001.

Have Breakfast with the Birds

Green (Living) Review

From us,” says Bill Oddie – who has worked with Haith’s since 2000. Website: [link] • YouTube: [link] • Facebook: [link] This press release is presented for your information only. This article is for your information only and the GREEN (LIVING) REVIEW does not (necessarily) approve, endorse or recommend the product, service or company mentioned

KYOCERA MITA URGES UK BUSINESSES TO SUPPORT SUSTAINABILITY IN MARCH

Green (Living) Review

Accenture research* has found that companies which adopt sustainable business strategies and practices drive value by: growing revenue through new products and services; reduce costs through efficiency gains; manage operational and regulatory risk more effectively; and build intangible assets such as their brand, reputation and collaborative networks. This press release is presented for your information only.

Charlie Dimmock to be Face of Gardening Direct

Green (Living) Review

Recently Charlie’s career has expanded into new areas and in summer 2010 she toured England as Celia in the sell-out stage production of Calendar Girls. Source: Cerco Communications Ltd This press release is presented without editing for your information only.