January 20, 2021 | Andrea
ONE TRILLION TREES...
The National Forest Foundation, chartered by Congress, engages Americans in community-based and national programs that promote the health and public enjoyment of the 193-million-acre National Forest System and administers private gifts of funds and land for the benefit of the National Forests. One Trillion Trees Interagency Council, co-chaired by USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue and DOI Secretary […]
January 13, 2021 | Andrea
ENVIRONMENTAL AFFAIRS 2020...
Happy New Year! While 2020 may not have been the worst year in history, few can call it good. In addition to introducing the coronavirus pandemic, which infected 89 million people and killed 1.92 million, last year delivered an unprecedented 30 hurricanes, which caused over $51 billion in damages, and wildfires that destroyed 4.2 million […]
October 4, 2020 | Andrea
Disruption in The...
With restaurants, hotels, and schools either closed or functioning at limited capacity due to the coronavirus pandemic, farmers across the nation are left with hundreds of millions of pounds of surplus food they have no choice but to destroy. According to the New York Times, nearly four million gallons of milk are being poured into […]
August 2, 2020 | Cynthia Pesch
“Gardening Alone /Together”
Welcome to our 2020-2021 garden club year! Thanks to Covid-19, our theme this year will be “Gardening Alone/Together.” The officers of our club were all installed facing new challenges and having to plan for a garden club year like none before while dealing with a pandemic. Taking cues from many other groups and clubs, we […]