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Watch NOVA’s Earth From Space Special

“Earth From Space” is a groundbreaking two-hour special that reveals a spectacular new space-based vision of our planet. Produced in extensive consultation with NASA scientists, NOVA takes data from earth-observing satellites and transforms it into dazzling visual sequences, each one exposing the intricate and surprising web of forces that sustains life on earth. Or watch … Continue reading Watch NOVA’s Earth From Space Special

Bay County, FL, Recycling Information

Recycling helps protect many natural resources. Recycling fibrous materials (e.g. newspaper, cardboard, office paper) saves millions of trees. Making new aluminum cans from old cans uses 95% less energy than making new cans from virgin ore. Recycled plastic material can often be used in place of virgin wood. Recycling used motor oil prevents pollution to … Continue reading Bay County, FL, Recycling Information

2017 Earth Day Recap

Our 2017 event was held Saturday, April 22, 2017 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM McKenzie Park [map & directions] Downtown Panama City, Florida Our thanks to everyone who helped make the 2017 event a success! Watch a Video Walkthrough of the 2017 Event 2017 Event Photos 2017 Registered Participants Environmental Booths: BEST, Inc. (Friends of … Continue reading 2017 Earth Day Recap

Energy and the Environment – by the numbers

In honor of Earth Day ? and Earth Week (April 18-22) ? the Census Bureau has provided this edition of Profile America Facts for Features pertaining to energy and the environment. [Source: U.S. Census Bureau] Renewable Energy $9.7 billion The total of revenues in 2012 for electric power generation industries that use renewable energy resources, … Continue reading Energy and the Environment – by the numbers

2016 Earth Day Recap

This year’s event was held Saturday, April 9, 2016 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM McKenzie Park Downtown Panama City, Florida Our thanks to everyone who helped make the 2016 event a success! 2016 Event Photos Registered Participants BEST, Friends of St. Andrews Bay, Tree giveaway RMA, St. Andrews Bay Resource Management Association Bay Watch, Turtle … Continue reading 2016 Earth Day Recap