December 5, 2019

The Editor speaks: Earth Day

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Earth Day was last Monday (22) and we here in the Cayman Islands had the whole day to celebrate it as it was a National Holiday. No. Our government did not give us all the day off because it was Earth Day. It was the Monday after Easter. However, did you get excited and told […]

Earth Day 2019: The future, survival of these species are in significant danger

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By AShley Williams From Accuweather Humans coexist on Earth with millions of other species, but we’re also their biggest threat. Our activity on the planet – from deforestation to pollution and pesticide use – has led to the rapid and permanent disappearance of many of these creatures in what has become the greatest rate of […]

Protect endangered species from mass extinction this Earth Day

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By Brianna Lynne From Care2 Earth Day has always served as an important reminder to protect our planet. But this year — in the midst of climate change, a plastic pollution crisis and a sixth mass extinction — Earth Day seems even more important. This year, the theme of Earth Day centers on protecting species — a crucial message […]

Celebrate this Earth Day by recycling your old electronics

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By RECYCLE MY ELECTRONICS From Mashable As Earth Day approaches, many people are looking for meaningful ways to celebrate the world’s largest environmental movement. While the urgency needed to tackle these issues requires a sustained effort all year long, marking April 22 with an activity that makes a positive impact on the planet is a […]

Cayman Islands Stingray Swim Club takes part in Earth Day clean up

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Stingray Swim Club had a phenomenal turn out when 45 of its members, friends and family rolled out of bed, not for early morning training, but for this year’s Earth Day Clean Up. For the second consecutive year, Stingray participated in the event and members of all ages, and from every group within the club […]

Real estate advocates showcase sustainable communities, ecological ideas around Earth Day

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By Jim Parker From The Post and Courier Jennifer Howard was musing the other day “about how different communities embrace and promote sustainability and environmental awareness,” what with Earth Day approaching on April 22. She started thinking after visiting Summers Corner, a newer neighborhood from developer WestRock with more than 100 homes in greater Charleston’s […]

Red Sail Sports and conservation in the Cayman Islands

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Resort Operator is Avid Advocate for Projects that Help Protect the Environment Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands (March 27, 2018) – As the largest resort watersports operator on Grand Cayman, Red Sail Sports is also a leading advocate for marine conservation. Well-trained staff and a sizeable fleet give Red Sail Sports the flexibility to support environmental […]

Netflix nature documentaries

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11 of the best nature documentaries on Netflix By Rosie Fitzmaurice From Business Insider On Saturday, April 22, the world celebrated “Earth Day.”Planet Earth/YouTube The world celebrated Earth Day on April 22, marking the birth of the modern environmental movement in 1970. It’s a good time to think about how we can protect our planet. […]

Cayman Islands election candidate Chisholm hosts Earth Day clean up

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Ed Chisholm, the candidate for the North Side Member of the Legislative Assembly and his team, collected more than 50 bags of trash from the roadside and beach between the Old Man Bay dock and Chisholm’s Supermarket on Earth Day, 22 April, 2017. It was another of many activities held by the group to help […]

Cayman Islands Chamber of Commerce get the gloves on for the 2017 Earth Day Clean-up

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The Chamber of Commerce is making the final preparations ahead of their 2017 Earth Day Clean-up on Saturday, April 22. This year they have partnered with Guy Harvey to design an exclusive t-shirt, which features a one-of-a-kind logo designed by Guy himself. “Earth Day is a vital community event that allows us to work alongside […]