Below is a list of Blue Flag beaches and marinas in Wales, sorted by regulatory body. As of July 2013, 38 locations had been designated by the internationally recognised Foundation for Environmental Education based in Copenhagen, Denmark. The foundation awards, or removes, beaches and marinas from their list each July.
The 2013 figure is down from 41 beaches in 2011 and 43 beaches in 2012. The red...[Read More]
Opposition to the Mauna Kea Observatories has existed since the first telescope was built in the late 1960s. Originally part of research begun by Gerard Kuiper of the University of Arizona, the site has expanded into the world's largest observatory for infrared and submillimeter telescopes. Opposition to the telescope from residents in the city of Hilo, Hawaii were concerned about the visual appea...[Read More]
174 pages , IUCN , 1996 Examines the educational and training needs arising from relevant legal instruments; covers education and training currently undertaken by national programs; and, by considering the range of tools available, identifies initiatives for improving the environmental education of scientists, support staff and tourists to the Antarctic.
48 pages , Heinemann-Raintree Library , 2006-01-01 Pollution is a massive global problem with far-reaching consequences. Air, water, radioactive, and terrestrial pollution affect the lives of millions of people daily, causing disease and death, and contributing to global warming. This book examines how pollution has become a worldwide issue and discusses the debate over ...[Read More]