Posts Categorized: Environment

Kayak Morris celebrates Earth Day with Campground Grand Opening

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Kayak Morris Campground’s grand opening event will be on the 26th of April. The theme of the event will be “Earth Day Family Campout &  Kayak Tour”. Kayak Morris is an Environmental Education based Outfitter.   They utilize Kayaking, Camping and other outdoor pursuits as vectors for teaching kids of all ages about the outdoors.  Their all inclusive tours/overnight… Read more »

Sunscreen Chemical in Soaps, Cosmetics, & Body Fragrances Threaten Coral Reefs, says Haereticus

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A team of marine scientists from Virginia, Florida, Israel, and the U.S. National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration published a study demonstrating that a common UV absorber found in over 380 different product lines of soaps, laundry detergents, cosmetics, and body fragrances is highly toxic to corals. This chemical, benzophenone-2, commonly known as “BP-2”, is released… Read more »

British farming hopes to reap renewable energy rewards.

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Such focus on finance is set to continue too, as a recent study found that British farmers are looking into a new way to keep costs down – investment in renewable technologies. According to research by Barclays, 31% of British farmers are considering the implementation of Ground Source Heat Pumps and Air Source Heat Pumps,… Read more »