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
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
The 2015 event was held Saturday, April 18, 2015 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM McKenzie Park Downtown Panama City, Florida Our thanks to everyone who helped make the 2015 event a success! 2015 Photos Entertainment Schedule Start Time 10:00 AM – Sound System provided by Curt McCarthy 10:00 – 10:45 Kristen Barkuloo (original music folk/country) 10:45 – … Continue reading 2015 Earth Day Recap
2014 Registered Participants Included: BEST, Friends of St. Andrews Bay, host and tree give-away St. Andrews Bay Resource Management Association, touch tank for the kids Bay County Audubon Society Friends of St. Andrews State Park Florida Trail Association Arizona Chemical, Biorenewable Solutions Publix Supermarkets, Recyclables exhibit Goodwill Industries, Race/Walk Sponsor Florida Department of Environmental Protection, … Continue reading 2014 Earth Day Recap
Thank you to Garrison F. Creamer for sharing this on his Facebook page! 2013 Sponsors BEST, Inc. Friends of St. Andrews Bay Cyber Sytes – Web SYtes by Design The Jelks Family Foundation
Visit slate.com to read environmental success stories about places saved by conservationists: Seven Spectacular Places Saved by the Environmental Movement by Jennifer Weeks, Slate.
2012 Sponsors BEST, Inc. Friends of St. Andrews Bay Cyber Sytes – Web SYtes by Design 2011 Sponsors BEST, Inc., http://www.friendsofstandrewbay.org/ CYber SYtes, Inc., Web Site Design & Hosting, http://www.cysy.com/ Walmart, http://www.walmart.com/ 2010 Sponsors BEST, Inc., http://www.friendsofstandrewbay.org/ CYber SYtes, Inc., Web Site Design & Hosting, http://www.cysy.com/ Knology, http://www.knology.com/ Tyndall Federal Credit Union, http://www.tyndallfcu.org/ 2009 Event … Continue reading 2008-2012 Event Recap
Bottled water costs more than .50 per bottle. That’s 1,900 times the price of tap water! Download this PowerPoint presentation to learn more: ? Bottled Water – Do we need it?
Get a list of all Bay County area recyclers. Six things you can do: Reduce rubbish Only buy things you really need. Most of what we throw away could be used again. Think twice before you put something in the bin. Try and cut down on the amount you buy new and then throw away. … Continue reading Recycle Tips
Visit Green Cities at earthday.org to learn more about the history of Earth Day.