Monthly Archives: March 2013

Close the Loop

The three arrows in the symbol represent the three main stages in recycling. The first arrow represents the first stage of recycling – collection and sorting the various recyclable materials, to prepare them for processing. The second arrow represents the … Continue reading

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Superior Views-A Northern Shrike

It was one of those March days when the sun shines hot and the wind blows cold: when it is summer in the light, and winter in the shade. ~Charles Dickens, Great Expectations Frozen ice sheets cover the lake, and … Continue reading

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Earth Hour, 8:30 PM, Saturday

Dare the World to Save the Planet Disconnect for one hour!! Saturday March 23 at 8:30 p.m. your local location Earth Hour is a simple idea that quickly turned into a global phenomenon. Hundreds of millions of people around the … Continue reading

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Our Migrating Monarchs

Wild for Monarchs (WFM)     From Wild Ones:  http://www.wildones.org/ On March 11,  Monarch Watch reported that the first faded female Monarch deposited her eggs on a milkweed plant in  Port Lavaca, TX.  “She looked almost transparent with tatter from her long … Continue reading

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Breast Cancer in Young Women: Use Less Chemicals

Upsetting News about Breast Cancer: http://www.healthcentral.com/dailydose/cf/2013/02/27/breast_cancer_cases_increase_in_young_women USE FEWER CHEMICALS How can You Reduce your use of Chemicals? I know I am naïve, but I think it is the government’s job to protect us from harmful chemicals. Unfortunately there is little … Continue reading

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