Corona could inspire other big beer and soda companies to replace plastic six-pack rings with biodegradable ones, potentially saving millions of sea creatures A couple of years ago a craft microbrewery in Florida called Saltwater Brewery started a trend that could save millions of sea creatures if a...
Can you BEE-lieve there might be some NC Title I school teachers who haven't applied for the Aquarium Scholars mini grants! These mini grants can help fund an aquarium visit, a virtual program, an outreach program, or a program during your visit https://bit.ly/2LqVHgypic.twitter.com/8ICMCrmGKa
The 86it Summer Cleanup is this Saturday from 8 AM-10:30 AM! We will be picking up litter along the Neuse River! Contact Chelsea Arey at Chelsea.firstname.lastname@example.org with questions or to register!pic.twitter.com/hNNx82d09u
A sunny day fund: steel cisterns collect virtually all of the rainwater that hits the roof of our LEED Platinum Allen Education Center. They hold 54,400 gallons collectively: even in the driest times, we can maintain our landscapes without dipping into drinking water supplies.pic.twitter.com/RYbz6P35La
The crew picked up 250+ cigarette butts, cans, bottles, a pop-up tent canopy, toys, a flip flop, lots of plastic and more! @OurOcean
Remember, #LeaveNoTrace when you're enjoying the outdoors! Take it one step further and leave it better than you found it.pic.twitter.com/q1EWaoPTF4
"Know your No's" and help reduce contamination in our recycling stream! Your hard work collecting and recycling items will go to waste if the recycling is contaminated. -- Remember, recycling right is a win-win on #CleanBeachesWeek and every other week! #RecycleMoreNCpic.twitter.com/crMmEjEoxd
ICYMI: DEQ staff & our Public Affair interns joined the Hometown Strong team & visited Unifi's Repreve Recycling Center in Yadkinville, NC last Monday. They learned about how the facility converts plastic bottles into fibers that can be used to make clothing items. #recyclemoreNCpic.twitter.com/wWaDn9rINc
Help us keep the #MasonboroIslandReserve clean over the #FourthofJuly holiday!
Don't forget - there are no trash bins on the island, so everything you bring must be packed up and taken with you when you leave. Thank you in advance!