Kiwanis Club Clean Up Cooper’s Island In ‘One Day’ Initiative

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News Release: ST GEORGE'S, Bermuda - One of Bermuda’s most picturesque parks was subject to invasion over the weekend. However, there was no need to call out the Bermuda Police Service, the Royal Bermuda Regiment Coast Guard, or any other security personnel. The weekend invaders had one thing i... Read more

Youth Climate Presents: ‘Kiss The Ground’ Screening On October 23 At 5:45pm

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - ‘Kiss the Ground’, the third feature documentary in BUEI’s free, climate-focused film series, will screen on Sunday, October 23rd at 5.45pm. Winner of over 50 awards, ‘Kiss the Ground’ focuses on regenerative agriculture and its im... Read more

Clarien Announces 3-Year Partnership With Bermuda National Trust To Plant Native & Endemic Trees

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda – Clarien Bank is pleased to announce an exciting partnership with Bermuda National Trust to plant 100 native and endemic trees per year for the next three years. The tree planting initiative, which launches next month, is a core part of the values of Clarien+ — a... Read more

BUEI’s Climate Cinema Screens ‘The Power Of Us’

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - The Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute’s (BUEI) second annual Climate Cinema series continues through the month of October, with FREE screenings of climate related documentaries, aimed at audiences aged 12 and above, each Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Thi... Read more

Almost 70% Of Animal Populations Wiped Out Since 1970, Report Reveals

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The Guardian: LONDON, England, By Patrick Greenfield - Earth’s wildlife populations have plunged by an average of 69 percent in just under 50 years, according to a leading scientific assessment, as humans continue to clear forests, consume beyond the limits of the planet and pollute on an industri... Read more

Post Office Team Cleans Up Botanical Gardens For World Post Day

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - On Friday, Bermuda Post Office (BPO) employees volunteered their time by partnering with the Department of Parks to clean up and beautify the Botanical Gardens. The initiative celebrated World Post Day (WPD), an annual observance that is recognised globally today... Read more

Youth Climate Summit NGOs

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - The Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute (BUEI) is excited to introduce the Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) partners joining us for our second annual ‘Youth Climate Summit’ in November! The ‘Youth Climate Summit’ is a multifaceted programme desig... Read more

Somalia Drought: The Fight For Survival As Famine Looms

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BBC News: BAIDOA, Somalia, By Andrew Harding - Young children are dying in growing numbers in Somalia amid the worst drought to hit the country in 40 years. Government officials say that an even greater catastrophe could sweep the country within days or weeks unless more help arrives. The tears t... Read more

California Wells Run Dry As Drought Depletes Groundwater

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Associated Press: FAIRMEAD, California, By Terry Chea — As California’s drought deepens, Elaine Moore’s family is running out of an increasingly precious resource: water. The Central Valley almond growers had two wells go dry this summer. Two of her adult children are now getting water from... Read more

Florida Deaths Rise To 47 Amid Struggle To Recover From Ian

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Associated Press: FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Rescuers evacuated stunned survivors on a large barrier island cut off by Hurricane Ian and Florida’s death toll climbed sharply, as hundreds of thousands of people were still sweltering without power days after the monster storm rampaged from the state... Read more