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February 2020 Newsletter 😊⛄🎆 - https://mailchi.mp/b081383ba795/october-newsletter-our-1-year-anniversary-3967451   Read our February newletter for some great environmental vocabulary, new products and an article about recycling.   * We now have Boba/Smoothie Straws 

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The Ocean Plastic Crisis

Here a few things everyone should know about the Ocean Plastic Crisis: 1- Single use plastics are the most prevalent debris found in the ocean. The top items found are: cigarette butts, plastic bottle caps, plastic bags, food wrappers, styrofoam and plastic straws. 🥤2- More than 80% of marine debris comes from land-based resources. Rivers and streams serve as “highways” that transport land-based pollution into the ocean. So no matter how far away someone lives from the ocean, they can take steps to stop plastic from entering the ocean. 💙3- Most of the plastic we produce is used to manufacture single-use plastic products. 40% of all the plastic produced globally is used for single-use packaging. Plastic is made from petroleum...

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Be the Change...

I 💚 this quote- so simple and so powerful! Don’t watch, don’t overthink it- whatever it is- do it. ✨ Be the change. Make a difference😊  

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Local Creek Cleanup- Helping our Oceans

I’d like to thank the WAP team from NG High school for spending 1/2 the day cleaning up our beautiful creek. 💚🌎 80% of all trash that ends up in the ocean comes from waterways that feed into the ocean. It is amazing that trash hundreds of miles away from an ocean, can end up in the oceans. 🌊 Trash in our waterways- whether it be in a local creek, stream, lake or the ocean, damages the eco-systems and hurts the local wildlife. 🐟 Trash can also pollute our drinking water- pollutants can leech into our water supply and be traced in the water we use to drink and water our agriculture. 💦 Everyone can do their part- * pickup...

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