ROATÁN, Honduras – The island of Roatán is the first tourism destination in Honduras to complete a comprehensive 360-degree assessment and action plan for destination-level sustainability.
Farmer’s son Mat Dusting has catapulted onto the up-cycling scene, his innovative use of lorry tarpaulins and reclaimed seatbelts grabbing the attention of ski and snowboarders. Since obtaining an initial Prince’s Trust start-up loan for £2,000, Mat’s business is now working at full capacity to meet orders - operating entirely out of an 8 mile radius in the British countryside.
Brussels, Belgium, 30th July 2013—A new TRAFFIC study examines how implementation of trade controls through CITES regulations can ensure that seven species of sharks and manta rays are only sourced sustainably and legally before entering international trade.
Very soon, we could all be well and truly fracked. As you read this, people in Sussex are blockading a proposed fracking site near the village of Balcombe, trying to stop drilling equipment from entering.
For those busy workaholics or plant lovers who struggle to find the time to give their plants the tender loving care they deserve, it’s time to turn to the terrarium, a hassle-free, low-maintenance indoor plant that will bring life to your home with Mother Nature’s touch! Matt Leacy of Landart Landscapes offers three simple tips on how to achieve the ultimate terrarium.
Climate change will see biodiversity in our seas decline massively over the next 100 years, according to scientists due to present their work to the IUPS 2013 Congress in July.
Although it’s one of the most popular housing exteriors in the U.S., vinyl siding has somewhat of a poor reputation among some environmental activists. Concerned about the long-term impact on the environment, opponents of vinyl siding claim that the manufacture of vinyl siding uses too many valuable resources — and that one of the selling points of the product, its durability, means that it will languish in landfills for millennia.
The sun is shining and it’s the 1st time the thermometer has hit the 30s in yonks. Cooped up in your office, it’s vital for your health to drink lots of water and keep cool – but we all know this, right?
Lush Cosmetics have given their 105 UK and Irish shops – their windows, their staff and their online channels – to grassroots activist group Frack Off. For ten days all Lush shops will host a ‘Don’t Frack our Future’ campaign that has been devised for the high street by Frack Off and campaigners at Lush Cosmetics.
As we have settled into the colder months of the year you might notice your garden’s seen better days. Landscape designer, Matt Leacy, suggests creating a green manure crop to ensure your garden stays healthy through to spring and summer!