Imagine A Day Without Water!

Climate Nexus and US Water Alliance are hosting Imagine a Day Without Water! Twitter Space event! “Imagine a Day Without Water, an annual reminder that many in the United States live without access to safe, affordable water and sanitation, something many of us take for granted.” Climate Nexus…

Children & Families Community Gardening

“Schoolyards, underutilized community gardens, and rooftops become organic laboratories where children and youth (ages 3-18) are introduced to the pleasures of growing, harvesting, and tasting fresh fruits and vegetables. Young children simultaneously learn about natural biological processes like cover pollination, plant morphology, and photosynthesis.” https://www.childrensaidnyc.org/programs/gogardens Links to Education…

What is Aquaponics?

“Aquaponics is a combination of aquaculture, which is growing fish and other aquatic animals, and hydroponics which is growing plants without soil. Aquaponics uses these two in a symbiotic combination in which plants are fed the aquatic animals’ discharge or waste. In return, the vegetables clean the water…

Savannah State University & Aquaponics

The purpose of this project is to lay groundwork to meet three critical urban needs using urban aquaponics: vacant land, nutrient enrichment, and urban food deserts. Links: Sustainable Agriculture Research & Education (SARE) SSU Urban Agriculture Grant Overview Go Green Tigers: Grow Green Tigers…

September Health Care for the Homeless

The J. C. Lewis Primary Health Care Center is sponsoring a series of health care clinics for our homeless citizens each Wednesday during the month of September 2022 from 9 AM until 12 Noon. Each week the clinic will move to a different location to better serve this…

Gullah Geechee Environmental & Energy Conference

The Gullah Geechee Foundation and Chamber of Commerce will host their Gullah Geechee Environmental & Energy Conference Saturday, October 15, 2022, at the Howard Conference Center1610 Hawkins StreetGeorgetown, SC 29440 This conference will be virtual, online only this year The Gullah Geechee Environment & Energy Conference is an…

COVID-19: More Contagious, Less Deadly!

One thing I learned in grade school about bacteria and viruses is that all germs (all living things) evolve and mutate, but that viruses are quite dynamic mutators in the microcosmic world. From the beginning of our pandemic, medical specialists and agencies have constantly reminded us that viruses…

“A Community’s Stand Against Pollution in Newark”

Dr. Ana Baptista, co-director of the Tishman Environment and Design Center and board member of Ironbound Community Corporation and New Jersey Environmental Justice Alliance, is working with community members of Newark, NJ in their efforts to fight back against toxic pollution and environmental racism in their neighborhoods. The…
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