Wilmington Mayor Mike Purzycki invites you to celebrate Earth Day 2022 at the Downtown Open Streets party on Saturday, April 23

Earth Day Wilm

City once again joins Delaware Estuary Partnership and Urban Biking Project to encourage residents to preserve and protect our planet Wilmington Mayor Mike Purzycki today announced details of a party on open downtown streets to celebrate Earth Day 2022. The mayor said this year’s annual celebration of our planet will be presented live, after a … Read more

The Changing Face of Sustainability Leadership: Do You Need an Environmental Degree to Enter the Profession?

The Changing Face of Sustainability Leadership: Do You Need an Environmental Degree to Enter the Profession?

This is part two of a two-part article on the evolution of sustainability skills, written as part of edie’s corporate leadership month. The first part of the feature, which can be found here, explains why soft skills may be even more important to sustainability professionals than technical expertise. As experts have pointed out, the 2020s … Read more

Manure discharge from Smithfield pig farms raises environmental concerns – report

Manure discharge from Smithfield pig farms raises environmental concerns - report

A sculpture adorns the Smithfield Foods pig slaughterhouse in Smithfield, Virginia, U.S., October 17, 2019. REUTERS/Tom Polansek/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register April 1 (Reuters) – More than 20 Missouri pig farms have reported an increase in emergency manure discharge since U.S. pork producer Smithfield Foods took over them in … Read more

Meet Big Lonely Doug | Environment Maine

Meet Big Lonely Doug |  Environment Maine

Cover photo: timfilbert via Flickr; CC BY-NC-SA 2.0 Where once stood a family of towering and mighty trees, a lone giant pierces the sky, surrounded by clear-cut land. You can imagine the chorus of chainsaws, followed by the earthquake, as age-old behemoths found the ground, one after another, one after another, one after another. Surrounded … Read more