We want to save the planet, and realize our yards may be the only place to do it. So lets start a wave, and patch all our food forests, farms and native habitats together?
The GreenwayV is a global quilt of yards, businesses, parks and businesses from sea to shining sea, and overseas, and in the seas, embracing every precious ecology and restoring our web of life better than before.
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Paryavaran Bhawan, newly constructed in New Delhi, is India’s first on site net zero building. Features include a passive solar building design. The project, started in 2011, was inaugurated on 25 February 2014. The building is expected to qualify as a five-star GRIHA and a LEED Platinum rating. The building has its own solar power plant, sewage treatment facility, and geothermal heat exchange s...[Read More]
Conservation Through Public Health (CTPH) is a non-profit organization based in Uganda and the USA that conducts programs to protect gorillas and other wildlife from human and livestock disease risk; to reduce human and livestock diseases in the vicinity of wildlife; to increase the local use of family planning; and to use information/communication technology both to help local-level development a...[Read More]
A forb (sometimes spelled phorb) is an herbaceous flowering plant that is not a graminoid (grasses, sedges and rushes). The term is used in biology and in vegetation ecology, especially in relation to grasslands and understory.
The Urbanization and Global Environmental Change Project (UGEC) is one of the core research projects of the International Human Dimensions Programme on Global Environmental Change (IHDP). UGEC aims to understand the bi-directional interactions between urbanization and global environmental change. The UGEC International Project Office is located at Arizona State University.
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622 pages , Elsevier , 1989-01-01 Since the publication of the first edition of this book in 1981, it has been widely used as a textbook at university level for graduate courses in environmental management, environmental science and environmental technology (for non-engineers). As this second edition is significantly improved, it should find an even wider application tha...[Read More]
102 pages , Metropolitan Museum of Art , 1987 The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York houses one of the world's largest and most comprehensive collections of antiquities and works of art. Their preservation is a responsibility that involves everyone who serves the Museum and who has access to the collection. This handbook offers a practical guide to the ways in which ...[Read More]