Bankhead National Forest
Quote of the week:
“In the end we will conserve only what we love. We will love only what we understand. We will understand only what we are taught.” -~Baba Dioum
Our favorite stories this week: Patagonia’s Give 100% to the Planet commitment, the story about the
Little River Canyon National Preserve and where you can recycle cooking oil in Jefferson County.
Continue reading “Alabama weekly nature roundup – November 19 to November 25, 2016”
Photo by: Charles Walton – one of our favorite “Supermoon ” pics
Quote of the week – “I love to think of Nature as wireless telegraph stations through which God speaks to us every day, every hour, and every moment of our lives.” ~ George Washington Carver
The week of the Supermoon. Drought continues. Move I-20/59 takes a hit. And the big question – will Alabama ever develop a sustainable water plan?
Looking for something to do this weekend? Become a
Continue reading “Alabama weekly nature roundup – November 12 to November 18, 2016”
Moss Rock Festival this weekend – November 5-6 in Hoover
Once again, this week’s news was dominated by the drought and another pipeline disaster in Shelby County.
In the good news category, there was some progress made on the proposals to create two National Parks in Anniston and Birmingham and on the coast the Alabama Coastal Foundation the launched the state’s first oyster shell recycling program.
Continue reading “Alabama weekly nature roundup – October 29 to November 4, 2016”