According to the Children’s Health Environmental Coalition, in Los Angeles, traces of cleaning chemicals can be found throughout the human body within seconds of exposure, posing risks like asthma, allergies, cancer, reproductive toxicity, hormone disruption, neurotoxicity and death.
Creating a backyard wildlife habitat provides valuable teaching moments. With planning and care, birds, bats, butterflies and bunnies can view yards as safe havens and sources for food, water and shelter, providing endless fascination.
Population growth in the basin has put severe strains on the river and water quality at many locations is impaired. Drought and pollution are concerns as well. The Catawba River has been designated as one of America’s Most Endangered Rivers three times.
The Aries New Moon on Mar 30 begins the first lunar cycle of the new zodiacal year. Everything prospers in the rising tide of this Renaissance Spring Moon. All new beginnings are favored now as a new creation begins to flower.