Pollution

Whales & dolphins in the gutter?

Tuesday, 27 September 2011

Earlier this year for Keep Australia Beautiful week, a little stunt was performed to remind people of the intrinsic link between our cities storm water drains and our oceans and beautiful waterways.

What people don't know is that any litter dropped on the street, will inevitably end up going down a storm water drain and will eventually reach the ocean.

350-Melb2

Moving Planet Day

Monday, 26 September 2011

In a global day of action, thousands of people gather to support collaborative action to reduce emissions through 350.org.

Indoor plants

Clearing the air with indoor plants

Wednesday, 6 April 2011

It’s time to bring your green thumb indoors. With our homes and offices harbouring astounding levels of pollution, the humble pot plant will help you breathe easy once more.

Keep Australia Beautiful Week

Keep Australia Beautiful Week

August 22 – 28

Affectionately known as KAB week, this year the principal sponsor Hungry Jack’s ‘Bag it and Bin it’ program will see themed tray liners to remind the public of the need to dispose of their packaging waste responsibly. You might also like to use the week to get involved with the ‘Litterers Anonymous’ campaign to remind people to use the right bins and be accountable for their own actions.

Where: Australia-wide.
When: August 22 - 28.
Cost: Free to get involved, donations of time or money welcome.
Click here for more information.

Los Angeles

Mapping light pollution

Wednesday, 22 October 2008

As urban light pollution continues to cloud our view of the skies, a global survey aims to map its spread - with the help of amateur star gazers.

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