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7 Reasons Why You Should Get a Tree Survey



A much-loved part of our natural scenery, trees bring harmony, tranquility, health and environmental well-being to a community. They add beauty to our yards and streets. They provide welcome shade on hot days. They act as a natural windbreak, muffle street sounds and other noise, and provide important habitat for wildlife. They help filter the […]

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Need Help Getting Inspired for 2011? Learn From These Great Green Role Models.



What environmental lifestyle shifts are you planning for 2011? If you still haven't been able to make up your mind, take a minute to read about the folks below. In the last couple of weeks in December 2010, they all answered the question, "What's Been Your Biggest, Coolest, Eco-Friendliest Change This Year?" Some people switched to […]

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You Want Me to Buy Worm Poop?



It's not really as disgusting as it sounds. Worm poop is known in the world of organic gardening as worm castings (though really, they are poop). You want to add them to your garden because they're so naturally rich in the kind of bacteria, enzymes and water-soluble nutrients that really give plants a kick in […]

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