Category: Natural Resources

The Green Scene “May”

 Wondrous Wakulla Last week I had the privilege of being a part of Medart Elementary School’s annual Project Learning Tree.  Each year the student’s curriculum is enhanced by bringing speakers from the Big Bend area into the classroom… Read More

The Green Scene “April”

A Family Visit:  A Lesson in Sustainability Last week I had a great time entertaining my daughter, her husband and their two children ages 2 and 6 months.  They made the long trip from Missouri to visit “Nano”… Read More

The Green Scene “March”

Preservation Parties Some of the emerging trends in Wakulla County are gardening, buying at farmers markets and preserving food.  There seems to be many explanations for the interest surge, some of which include better control over the foods… Read More

The Green Scene “February”

Why Use Your Ceiling Fans? I am somewhat of a newcomer to ceiling fans; for in the Midwest, where I spent most of my life, they were considered more an option in homes.  In Florida they are a… Read More

The Green Scene “January”

Topic Free Cleaning Alternatives Do you believe that the best way to learn is to teach?????  I am hired to be a teacher but I believe that in the 16 years that I have been affiliated with the… Read More

The Green Scene “December”

Wow!  What Did We Do Before Bottled Water???? Does my timing to Florida as my permanent residence correspond to the introduction of bottled water into our society or are Floridians just more prone to littering than Kansans?  I… Read More