Markets Initiative – www.oldgrowthfree.com: A coalition of environmental organizations working directly with Canadian companies to develop practical and economic ways to shift their wood and paper use away from ancient and endangered forest products to ecologically sound alter
touching lives, making a difference
A TIL -CSR Initiative
touching lives, making a difference
Celebrating World Environment Day (WED) is about channeling individual actions that collectively become an exponential force for
Since Jagdishchandra Bose Discovered that trees have life, we have realized their vital role in our life. They are a blessing in disguise. They serve the mankind in different ways. They purify air. They maintain balance of gases in air. Thus they control air-pollution. They make starch from carbon.
India - Chipko Anti-Logging Resistance
by Amanda Suutari
This was a defining moment in India's environmental movement, and a modern application of the Ghandian principle of satyagraha, or nonviolent resistance, which has characterized many later Indian grassroots movements including, for example
Ministry of Education
Importance of trees
Trees are important to humankind not only economically, environmentally and industrially,but also spiritually, historically and aesthetically, for they sustain human life through direct and indirect gains by
The Bean Trees
Uncertain journeys are numerous in Barbara Kingsolver's The Bean Trees. Many characters in the novel put their current lives aside to go off in hopes of finding a better one. By embarking on these journeys, the plot lines begin and end with risk taking. Taylor's move away from
Time To Save The Atchafalaya
The Atchafalaya Basin is America's largest river swamp and functions as a major distribution stream for the Mississippi and Red rivers. The Atchafalaya takes 30 percent of the combined flow of the Red River and the Mississippi and feeds it into a system o
For several characters in Toni Morrison’s Beloved, trees are a source of comfort and protection. Denver’s “emerald closet” of boxwood bushes is a sanctuary of her own, a place which she can escape to and reflect in solitude. Paul D reminisces of the plentiful trees at Sweet Home and describe
100 Ways To Save Mother Earth - Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Respond
Our Mother Earth is currently suffering from different types of pollution brought about by humans. And with this, a lot of negative effects have emerged. Reports of flash floods brought about by illegal logging can be seen on the new
Everday we hear more bad news about our planet. Reports tell us that wildlife and forests are disappearing at an alarming rate. Newscasts give the latest word on how quickly earth is losing its protective shirld and warming up. Newspapers lament the pollution of our air, water, and soil. What ca
A very good morning to my teachers and my fellow students.I am here today to give a speech about our role to ‘save our environment’.
Today, when environment is being polluted so vigorously, everyone has only one question on their mind that is how to save environment from being polluted. T
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THE DUKE OF BUCKINGHAM
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[S]ALOMON saies; A good Name is as a precious oyntment; And I assure my selfe, such wil your Graces Name bee, with Posteritie. For your Fortune, and Meri
1. The Brontë Sisters and their socio-cultural background
Wuthering Heights and Jane Eyre were written during an age when "the novel as a genre knew great flourishment” (Barbara Z. Thaden, p. 9) Barbara Z. Thaden notes in her book Student's Compagnion to Emily and Charlotte Brontë.
You've made the right decision to discover ways to make your business more green, more efficient and more profitable.
As a business owner or manager, you can run your business in an environmentally responsible way without impacting your bottom line. In fact, many of the green tools and measures t
15 Very Important Things to Do about Global Warming...from the individual to the national:
1. Learn about it.
2. Sell the SUV and choose cleaner, more efficient vehicles. Reduce your driving: one gallon of gas burned creates 20 pounds of CO2. Fuel up on ethanol and biodiesel.
3. Use efficie
Survival n 1: a state of surviving; remaining alive [syn: endurance] 2: a natural process resulting in the evolution of organisms best adapted to the environment [syn: survival of the fittest, natural selection, selection] (survival in WordNet ® 1.6) http://www.dictionary.com/cgi-bin/dict.pl?term
Many residents of the Three Villages – Balzan, Attard and Lija, are extremely concerned about a number of development applications that have been submitted recently in their area. Most of these controversial applications intend to destroy existing gardens and construct monstrous...
Trees Give us Different Things
There is no end to the list of items, both tangible and non tangible, that trees give us. First of all, as we all know, trees are the most important and the only natural source of oxygen in the atmosphere. Without oxygen[->0], life is not possible on earth. Tr
According to a online form by Friends of the Earth,
only10.37 percent of the British vote yes that the government is
doing enough about Climate change. Certainly climate change is the
most serious threat facing humanity. Climate change is causing the
snow to melt on
International students will sooner or later be confronted with the difficulties and problems being at a university where most teachers and the majority of the students have English as their first language. One of the most common problems is that of communication. This assignment will treat the issue
Heart of Darkness is a social commentary on imperialism, but the characters and symbols in the book have a meaning for both the psychological and cultural aspects of Marlow’s journey. Within the framework of Marlow’s psychedelic experience is an exploration of the views the European man holds o
Trees clean the air. Tree foliage works as a natural air filter of particulate matter such as dust, micro sized metals and pollutants such as ozone, nitrogen oxides, ammonia and sulfur dioxides. Trees take in carbon dioxide and produce oxygen. Combined with the cooling effect of trees, these proces
BY: Lillian Richard
Hemp to Save Our Trees
Worldwide we are seeing a devastation of our forests due to paper production. Consumption of wood products has risen 64% since 1961. Globally, pulp for paper, has risen from 40% in 1998, to an expected 60% over the next 50 years. The industry expects
When Hurricane Katrina smashed into the Gulf Coast with all the fury of a woman scorned, blasting 300 miles of shoreline from Pensacola, Florida, to Terrebonne, Louisiana, and reaching some 200 miles inland, she knocked down or badly damaged 320 million large trees across an area the size of Maine,
Save Forest-Save Earth
Man is destroying forests to build dams and cultivate land. Trees are cut recklessly for fuel for manufacturing paper, for building houses ,furniture etc. He is killing wild animals for food, for their skin and other purposes. This should be stopped. Instead of...
What can you do to save your environment?
you can save water, energy, and recycle
and recharged your cell phone when its done changing
instead of riding your own car you can carpool or better yet walk or ride your bike
and you can also turn the lights off when you leave the...
Trees are very important for our survival in many ways. They clean the soil by filtering sewage and chemicals used in farms. They help control noise pollution and reduce flash flooding.
Trees absorb carbon dioxide which contributes to global warming. They also clean the air by absorbing...
Planting Trees to Save the Planet
We all know that our planet Earth is warming up and that something needs to be done on a global scale. However, until the governments of the world unite in action, we can all do our share and contribute to a worldwide effort to save our climate from going crazy.
The Rich and Poor Participation for "Ever Green"
There is a beautiful phrase saying "ever green" , this words are used for whom who are always up to the mark. Our mother nature is suffering, not only we are damaging it but also ignoring its future which lies on our future. These sever
Does technology go the right way and will it save or ruin our civilization?
It is believed that the human race exists on earth about 200,000 years, first originating in Africa, but now they inhabit every continent, with a total population of over 6.5 billion people as of 2007. In addit