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…

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…

Donation Giveaway

The Build A Bridge Foundation will giveaway donated items to families in need and to agencies that provide donations on Wednesday, May 11th at 2 PM at their office located at 6811 Forest Park Drive A Uhaul truck will be in the parking lot. 1) Toys- we do…

Sustainably Leadership Training

The Climate Reality Project (CRP), Harvard Alumni for Climate and the Environment (HACE) and Mythouse.org organized and developed the content for this eWorkbook to be delivered as a virtual and interactive joint sustainability training initiative for environmental justice leaders and organizations. Mission: Enable individuals to create a transformative moment,…

Environmental Groups Take Postal Service to Court

SAN FRANCISCO, CA —  “Today, Earthjustice, CleanAirNow KC, the Sierra Club, and the Center for Biological Diversity filed a lawsuit in the Northern District of California challenging the U.S. Postal Service’s (USPS) decision to replace the vast majority of its delivery fleet with polluting and fuel-guzzling combustion mail trucks.…

Hospitality Career Job Fair

The Moses Jackson Advancement Centeris sponsoring a Hospitality Career Job Fair Friday, April 29, 202210 AM until 1 PM Moses Jackson Advancement1410-B Richard Street, Savannah, GA 31415…