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Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Whether products are touted as green, environmentally friendly, eco, or whatever or not consumerism is still consumerism and bad for the Planet. Also many of those products are not at all as “green” as they are claimed to be.

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eBird and Urban Planning: City Green Spaces

10,000 Birds

Access to urban green space is believed to be beneficial because of it reduces air pollution and provides opportunities for exercise and recreation. Green spaces may also help reduce stress. The post eBird and Urban Planning: City Green Spaces appeared first on 10,000 Birds.

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Green,” we say, meaning one or all of these hues, plus dozens more. Here’s to the delicious vast richness of green. Arts Cranky Rants Photography Spiritual Ecopsychology beauty colors green nature nature photography perception photographyOur language is so inadequate for the deep sensory experiences!

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Benefits of a Green Home

Living Green & Saving Energy

Benefits of a Green Home. green building green construction green remodeling Benefits of a Green Home

Pink-necked Green Pigeon

10,000 Birds

Western Palearctic constitutions were not designed for these conditions, but here be Pink-necked Green Pigeons! Now simply seeing green pigeons should be enough for anyone and if only the females show, then that is what you get, but the males include a pink neck and orange belly in their plumage to make a spectacle best observed at close quarters. Birding Birds Pink-necked Green Pigeon SingaporeSingapore is sweltering its way through the monsoon. Heat and rain!

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Green Adoption

Green Home Blog

Green Adoption. It’s not a subject most people think of when they are talking about environment and sustainability, but even adoption can be a highly “green” process. Green Kids Living Green SOCIALLY CONSCIOUS adoption developing world drought LGBT orphan population single parent household war

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Top 100 Green Blogs

Living Green & Saving Energy

Top 100 Green Blogs. green blogs top 100 green blogs

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Cool Green Fall Book Review

Nature Conservancy - Science

The post Cool Green Fall Book Review appeared first on Cool Green Science. Six nature and science books to entertain or inspire you when you need it. Ideas Our Nature Reads

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Green Gardening and Landscaping Practices

Living Green & Saving Energy

Green Gardening, green Landscaping Practices. composting gardening saving water green gardening green Landscaping Practices

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Green Sympathy

10,000 Birds

As was the case in all elections I have witnessed so far, the opposition – this time mostly formed by the Greens and the Social Democrats ( SPD ) - had high hopes of kicking out the ruling coalition of the conservative CDU/CSU and the increasingly ridiculous Free Democrats ( FDP ). Turns out it didn’t go so well for the opposition, and the alliance of the Greens and Social Democrats failed to reach a majority of seats, leaving Angie in the driver’s seat.

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Green Living That Makes Money

Living Green & Saving Energy

As a green living enthusiast I have been writing for years about how to save energy, water, and other resources and live more sustainably. Build Wealth by Going Green saving energy saving money saving water Build Wealth By Going Green Green Living That Makes Money

A Guide to Green Flooring

Green Home Blog

A Guide to Green Flooring. And no matter what kind of carpet you chose, keep it clean with a green carpet shampoo and regular steam cleaning to help control allergens. What to do instead : If you’re looking for a green, easy way to do up your floors, consider using linoleum, which is made from natural materials like linseed oil, pine rosin, cork, and wood flour.

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Forest bathing in Green Wine Country

Green Traveler Guides

All California Green Wine Country North America Sonoma United States forest bathing forest therapy green wine tourism Red Car Vineyards shinrin-yoku| No Soap, No Stress | We eco-travelers seek experiences that offer connections with the natural world. They leave us inspired, rejuvenated and, often, more relaxed.

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5 Ways to Save Green While Going Green This Summer

Living Green & Saving Energy

Fortunately, there are several tips homeowners can try that can help them to stay as green as possible, even when […]. green living how to go green saving energy saving money going green and save money how to go green and save money save energy save money For many homeowners, the dog days of summer can lead to some pretty hefty electricity bills. From keeping a home cool to running the pool pump more often, it can be challenging to save energy.

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The Cool Green Holiday Book Review 2020

Nature Conservancy - Science

The post The Cool Green Holiday Book Review 2020 appeared first on Cool Green Science. Seven nature, science and conservation books perfect for a gift – or escapist reading. Ideas Our Nature Reads

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Plantain, The Medicinal Green Weed

Green Prophet

It’s a common wild green that grows in empty lots, along the side of the road, and unnoticed patches of dirt. You can harvest plantain leaves any time they’re above ground, but best is to take them in spring and early summer, when they’re still green and vibrant.

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Not a Green-winged Teal

10,000 Birds

At the north end of Flushing Meadows-Corona Park I was pleased to see what looked like a Green-winged Teal at first. Closer examination revealed that not only was it not a Green-winged Teal but that it wasn’t even a bird. That is really remarkably similar to a Green-winged Teal , no? Interestingly, a couple of minutes later I spotted an actual Green-winged Teal a short distance away. Birding bird identification ducks Green-winged Teal

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Green Cool And Green Weird

Green Living Tips

Some people's green journey can be. Many of us want to be considered individuals, but also have a need for acceptance; which requires a good deal of conformity. negatively affected by this

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5 great green hotels in Canada

Green Traveler Guides

| Greening in Canada | When it comes to traveling, people who have sustainable lifestyles might think that they have to leave their green practices at home and tolerate an overwhelming amount of wasted resources when staying at a hotel. Today, an increasing number of […] 5 great green hotels in Canada is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

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Green-barred Woodpecker?

10,000 Birds

This is a Green-barred Woodpecker , common and widespread throughout South America to the south of the Amazon River and to the east of the Andes. The title Green-barred Flicker seems like a reasonable compromise, though the green bars are not an arresting feature. Birds Argentina Green-barred Woodpecker woodpeckersIn the southern part of their range, they sport a golden yellow on breast and belly.

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Green Herons are So Smart

10,000 Birds

Some of us around here ( some more than others) wear our love for Green Herons on our proverbial sleeves. Researchers have documented Green Herons employing a variety of baits to lure prey within reach of that serpentine neck. v=Porp5v5lLKk Seriously, don’t you think Green Herons deserve more respect ? Birds Green Heron herons and egrets video

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Green Heron Green Heron Green Heron!

10,000 Birds

Here’s hoping he does the right thing and chooses Green Heron as the Bird of the Year for 2012. And, if you want, use the comments to put forth your idea for the 2012 Bird of the Year (you had just better pick Green Heron ). Robert Mortensen has been named “Bird of the Year Coordinator” for the ABA. Who’s with me? Asides

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Green Dieting

Green Home Blog

Green Dieting. I hear you asking yourself, “What is green dieting? Green, yellow, orange, red or even purple, vegetables provide some rare and very essential vitamins and minerals. Tagged: going green , HEALTH SENSITIVE , ORGANIC. Eating Well going green HEALTH SENSITIVE ORGANICIs it simply eating more vegetables?”. Well, yes and no, because I’m not proposing a specific diet (i.e., Atkins, the Paleo Diet, the Grapefruit Diet).

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Green Guide to Gifting

Living Green & Saving Energy

green living green shopping how to go green green gifting green gifts The July 2013 Global Climate Report revealed that the global average temperature for the month was the sixth highest since record keeping began in 1880. It was the 341st consecutive month in which the temperature was higher than the 20th-century average. The director of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration noted that its scientists believe […].

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13 Writing Awards for Cool Green Science

Nature Conservancy - Science

In 2019, Cool Green Science stories won 13 awards from the Outdoor Writers Association of America. Ideas Our Nature Reads

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Green Fitness Is Catching On

Living Green & Saving Energy

green gadget green products green travel green energy from exercise green fitness Pavegen The idea of harvesting the kinetic energy from a person’s movements has always intrigued me. It makes sense to try to take advantage of technology that can generate useful energy in this way. Simple things you do throughout the day—walking down the street or across the office or up and down stairs—require energy from you. […].

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Green glue

Green Living Tips

Learn about eco-related glue issues, earth friendly glues you can make yourself and commercially available green bioadhesive alternatives Environmentally friendly glue products do exist - and I don't just mean the old flour and water. mixes.

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3 Companies “Greening Up” the Workplace

Living Green & Saving Energy

Green Building Council reports that 41 percent of commercial construction in 2012 was green and predicts that it will rise to almost 50 percent in 2015. States with the most green office […]. green living green work habits green companies Green Workplace More and more companies benefit from eco-friendly building that increases property value, decreases operating costs and pays back within seven years. The U.S.

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Green vs. Green

Environmental Economics

March 2011 Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 Photo Album John Whitehead Create Your Badge In the UK you can now get green mortgages from a mortgage broker.

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Green Holiday Cleanup

Green Home Blog

Cleaning Going Green Home Improvement HouseholdThe holidays are a busy and exciting time, but all that fun can make a big mess. Parties and family dinners create leftovers and a sink full of dirty plates while all those presents leave behind a pile of wrapping paper and bags. Follow the steps below to help minimize the environmental impact of your holiday festivities and keep you, your friends, and family safe, happy, and healthy. Reuse and recycle.

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5 Ideas to Green up Your City


It is for this reason that we often wish that developers and local councils would make more space for green oases in city centers or incorporate some principles of green infrastructure in the future development plans. 2 Green your building. Green Living

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Green realtors

Green Living Tips

In the market for a green home, thinking of selling your energy efficient house or looking for ways to boost the value of your home? Consider utilizing the services of a "green" realtor says Heather Stock, Real Estate Sales Representative and Accredited Greenagent

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Going Green Off the Grid

Green Home Blog

Going Green Off the Grid. It is this trapped, unsustainable way of life that takes all good green intentions and throws them out the window. Going green off the grid is a way of living that challenges modern lifestyle inasmuch that those who choose it do so with great responsibility. Tagged: green community , off the grid living , sustainable development. Inside an earthship at Greater World. Being plugged into everyday society can be daunting for some.

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Copenhagen wins ‘European Green Capital’

Green Traveler Guides

The Danish city was chosen for its achievements in "eco-innovation and sustainable mobility," for being a role model for the green economy in Europe and for engaging its citizens to feel they are part of the green solution Copenhagen wins ‘European Green Capital’ is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

Random acts of green

Green Living Tips

The green movement also has its share of home-grown heroes who inspire many people. What inspires me more is witnessing what would appear to be random acts of green carried out by ordinary folks - the unsung environmental heroes

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Green Fleets = Green Jobs

Sierra Club Compass

" This week, I attended the Good Jobs, Green Jobs conference. I had the pleasure of putting together a workshop panel called  Green Fleets –Ramping Up Demand and Production of Cleaner Fleet Vehicles. We need to build upon the enthusiasm from this conference to work in earnest for more and better good, green jobs. Bottom photo: Todd Post.). -- Gina Coplon-Newfield is the Sierra Club’s Director of Green Fleets & Electric Vehicles Initiative.

United wins green award

Green Traveler Guides

| Green Travel News | United Airlines has captured the 2014 Sustainability Outstanding Achievement Award from the Global Business Travel Association Foundation for “outstanding leadership, innovation and commitment to delivering industry-leading sustainability programs, products and services.” Green Travel News aviation biofuel eco-friendly airline Eco-Skies green aviation United Airlines

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Green Woodpecker

10,000 Birds

Picus viridis , the European Green Woodpecker is a bird that I longed to see during my early days as a feeder watcher. Green Woodpeckers prefer to eat ants and will more usually be found feeding on the ground in fields and rough pasture than at a feeding table. The hole had been used last year by a pair of Green Woodpeckers, but I could not say if it was the same pair.

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Earth Day Green Tips

Green Home Blog

Earth Day, a global “green” celebration that highlights caring for the planet and all the various forms of life on it, is celebrated on April 20 this year, at least in most of the United States. event also features two watershed cleanup events, one on the Potomac River and the other on the Anacostia River, as well as a green-craft event at the National Zoo for children. There are hundreds of ways to show (and go) green, but the following list drills deeply for deep green living.

Green vs green

Environmental Economics

From an article titled " Doubts fly over wind farm." " Get it? Doubts fly? It's like birds can, like, literally, fly but in this case it is doubts about the net benefits of a wind farm: The study is intended to determine the risk of erecting wind turbines, measuring nearly 500 feet tall, to visiting tundra swans and other migrating waterfowl that fly in the area to forage during the winter.

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Money-Saving Green Tips

Living Green & Saving Energy

Money-Saving Green Tips. green living saving energy saving money saving water go green save money how to go green practical green living

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Money-Saving Green Tips

Living Green & Saving Energy

Money-Saving Green Tips. green living saving energy saving money saving water go green save money how to go green practical green living

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Easy Green Pest Control

Green Home Blog

Easy Green Pest Control. Tagged: ants , aphids , bug spray , Cleaning , ecofriendly , environmental products , green cleaning , green gardening , green home , green products , herbal insect repellant , Home Improvement , household products , natural , non-toxic. Instead of resorting to nasty chemical sprays, try these 100% natural methods to get pests out of your home and garden. Indoors. It’s true what they say: an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.

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