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Price Gouging during the Pandemic

Environmental Economics

The global coronavirus pandemic is an emergency.    Whenever there is an emergency (think hurricanes, earthquakes), there are accusations of price gouging. 

2020 164

Unflappable by Suzie Gilbert–An Author Interview

10,000 Birds

Suzie Gilbert has once again ventured into new territory and written a novel–a crazy road trip adventure entitled Unflappable. Faithful 10,000 Birds readers will remember Suzie as our wildlife rehabilitation beat writer.

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Download the Victory Garden Handbook, circa 1943

Green Prophet

They started during times of war when there was not enough food. Planted in lawns and in backyards. This one was planted in a bomb crater. A Victory Garden planted in a bomb crater in London. . When a parking lot was bombed in London during World War II they planted a garden.

2020 114

Ways to Enjoy & Protect Nature Without Leaving Your Home

Nature Conservancy - Science

Resources to enjoy and protect nature from your home, for all ages. From the Field Outdoor Rec Urban Conservation Wildlife

2020 109

Goodness in the Midst of Adversity

The Green Samaritan

This time may be a way of making us slow down and think about how we can help each other out. So let’s be safe, stay healthy at home and be thankful for all we have. See the full post and more at Green Living

2020 130

Best Bird of the Weekend (Third of March 2020)

10,000 Birds

You may have experienced one of the weirdest weekends of your life, what with all bars and restaurants closed and people maintaining a healthy distance from even close friends and family.

2020 199

Corona expected to benefit ESG investments

Green Prophet

Artificial Intelligence is used in this biodome to grow bio-organic food with zero waste using the Eddy robot by flux.

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5 unusual ways to build your dream home

Eco Friendly Daily

When a child draws a picture of a house, around the world we see the same drawing of a bricks and mortar building, with a gabled roof. We expect our homes to be built from sturdy materials, brick, stone or wood, which give us stability and a safe shelter to live in. When building a home , a common dream is to build a structure that will last and be passed down through generations of your family.

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Finding birds in Deliblato Sands Reserve, part 2/3: the Labudovo okno Ramsar Wetland

10,000 Birds

LABUDOVO OKNO Ramsar Site and an Important Bird Area represents a section of the Danube floodplain downriver from Belgrade, Serbia, and situated in the south of the Deliblato Sands Special Nature Reserve.

2020 190

A prosperous future for strange times? Know these 5 skills to survive

Green Prophet

Millenials want jobs with meaning. Maybe we couldn’t look into the future, but we probably wouldn’t want one without better social responsibility. . If we could all go back in a time machine and be better prepared for scary times. I’ve joined a number of forums for off-grid living.

2020 60

Brown-headed Thrush

10,000 Birds

Kasia Rinkai Park on Tokyo Bay will host the slalom canoeing events for the upcoming (correct at time of writing) Olympic Games, Tokyo 2020. In the meantime, it played host to my target bird for the trip.

2020 179

Australia is closed-sorry….

10,000 Birds

The header photo above is what is normal in Broome in mid-March in the middle of the afternoon on Cable Beach. I have the beach to myself along with the shorebirds, crabs, occasional jellyfish and maybe there is a crocodile out to sea. However, nothing else is normal.

2020 176

What Will My Next Five Queens Birds Be?

10,000 Birds

Having finally found a Black Vulture for my Queens list , an important tick both because it was long overdue and because it was the tenth bird since my last set of predictions, it is time, once again, to look at what might be coming to my Queens list.

2020 173

Where Are You Birding This Final Weekend of March 2020?

10,000 Birds

I doubt I need ask if you are birding this weekend; assuming you are healthy and still sane, you have little better to do than spend time chasing, appreciating, and basically communing with avifauna.

2020 171

“Rise and Rise Again” – Connecticut Valley Brewing Company: Sherwood Double New England Style India Pale Ale

10,000 Birds

An enigmatic line of text emblazoned across the can of this week’s featured beer – the Sherwood Double New England India Pale Ale from Connecticut Valley Brewing Company – implores us to “Rise and Rise Again”.

2020 153

Bird like I bird

10,000 Birds

It’s not like civilization as we know it is coming to an end. At least, I hope it isn’t. But many of the perks of First-World civilization may be hard to come by for a while. Yeah, I’ve birded in the developed world. Not all that much, at least in recent years, but I’ve done it. I know all about your fancy Interpretive Centers, pre-built observation blinds and platforms, and wooden marsh walkways.

2020 146

A review of the birdcentric novel “Accidentals” (the title of which is in the plural for a reason)

10,000 Birds

The new hot novelist Jenny Offill was quoted in the Times magazine recently about her first book: “If someone had described this novel to me, I would never have read it.”. Good as that line is, it would be wrong to use it in a review of Accidentals , the new novel by Susan M.

2020 122

Tests for corona will be part of the boot kit for surviving this

Green Prophet

We’ve learned over the years that knowing if we have it or not is the best prevention. Okay so the skies are clear, and dolphins have returned to the water of Venice.

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What Is Solar Power and How Does It Work? 

Green Prophet

The Odom glamping retreat center in the mountains of Lebanon offers an off-grid charging solution, whether you are isolating and playing games, or just working remote. It’s good to have a backup solution. Global warming is real.

2020 52

10 Financial Advantages of Being an Eco-Friendly Business

Green Prophet

10 Financial Advantages of Being an Eco-Friendly Business from Liventia. The post 10 Financial Advantages of Being an Eco-Friendly Business appeared first on Green Prophet. Business

2020 43

The Car You Drive Gives Insight into Your Personality

Eco Friendly Daily

We love our cars and with good reason. They get us to and from important places, Keep our families safe on the road and provide for us a means to fulfill many of our needs. Many of us take selecting a car as a simple matter of cost and that it fits the needs of the person and their family. Others seek to purchase an auto that makes a statement.

2020 40

How independent hotels are keeping up with chains

Eco Friendly Daily

In today’s busy travel and tourism market , it can be difficult for businesses to thrive. Independent hotel groups must work hard to compete with world-wide chains and may find it more difficult to attract customers than their more-established rivals. Despite the challenges faced, the independent hotel industry is still thriving. In fact, data from Expedia group shows that unbranded properties had greater average daily rates (ADRs) and overall revenue growth than branded hotels. .

2020 40

How has nature evolved fashion?

Eco Friendly Daily

We’re all so much more environmentally conscious now than we were this time ten years ago. The conservation narrative has been adopted by the mainstream and fashion isn’t exempt from this. Sustainability is creeping its way up on the agendas of garment technologists across the world, but which materials have taken the most inspiration from nature?

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