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Love Nature? There’s an App for That!

Oct 16, 2014 | No Comments
Love Nature? There’s an App for That!

On Sunday, October 19, visitors to the J.N. “Ding” Darling National Wildlife Refuge will be encouraged to experience the refuge in a whole new way: by downloading a free “app” to their smartphones. Debuting this weekend, Discover Nature Apps (DNA), are the brainchild of Evan Hirsche, the former president of the National Wildlife Refuge Association, […]

Great Products, Green Footprint

Apr 23, 2014 | No Comments
Great Products, Green Footprint

Mark Baldwin of Blue Hill, Maine, has done a lot of jobs in his life. He’s been a journalist, a sawmill operator, a graphic designer, and a craftsman of wooden bathtubs (one of which was acquired by the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C.).  But it is his current job as the creator of one of […]

Saving Montgomery County’s Last, Best Creek

Mar 22, 2014 | 4 Comments
Saving Montgomery County’s Last, Best Creek

Across the globe on World Water Day, Your Green Voice salutes activists who care about clean water and all the health, economic, and community benefits it provides. In Montgomery County, Maryland, where I live, Diane Cameron of the Audubon Naturalist Society has launched a campaign to protect Ten Mile Creek, our county’s “last, best creek” […]