Category Archives: Eco awareness

Getting rid of ants the NATURAL way!

Ants are critical to the environment in too many ways to count, but they quickly become pests when they … Continue reading

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Ten Ways to Enjoy an Eco-Friendly Christmas

Christmas is the time to enjoy time with friends and family, surrounded by beautiful colors around your home. This year, why not make it an eco-friendly … Continue reading

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Nine ways to go green this festive season

Make sustainable holiday choices when you are shopping, traveling, sending cards, decorating, and choosing gifts. When you save energy and resources, you protect the environment … Continue reading

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Some facts about the misunderstood house spider

Humans and house spiders go way back, yet we rarely give this ancient relationship
much thought. If you live with someone … Continue reading

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How many trees are needed to produce enough oxygen for one person?

Breathe in, you’re in for a big surprise when you find out how many trees we need to keep our lungs filled with delicious oxygen!

Trees release oxygen when … Continue reading

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Arbor Week 2016

South Africa celebrates Arbor Week in the first week of September annually. The Department … Continue reading

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The magnificent guardians of our river. The African Fish eagle!

With its distinctive plumage and evocative cry, the African fish-eagle (Haliaeetus vocifer) is probably the most familiar bird of prey in Africa (2) (4). Perched majestically on … Continue reading

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5 reasons not to underestimate the power of plants and trees

These scientists say that respecting and understanding plants and trees is essential for our future.

We humans have a wide range of feelings about members of the kingdom Plantae, … Continue reading

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Forest, Fynbos and Estuarine Wetland

South Africa has seven biomes. (An … Continue reading
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5 reasons not to underestimate the power of plants and trees

These scientists say that respecting and understanding plants and trees is essential for our future.

We humans have a wide range of feelings about members of the kingdom Plantae, … Continue reading

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