The curse of ‘white oil’: electric vehicles’ dirty secret
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The curse of ‘white oil’: electric vehicles’ dirty secret

The race is on to find a steady source of lithium, a key component in rechargeable electric car batteries. But while the EU focuses on emissions, the lithium gold rush threatens environmental damage on an industrial scale

 

How to Make Your Naturist Park More Eco-Friendly

How to Make Your Naturist Park More Eco-Friendly

The five warmest years in recorded history (1880-2019) have all occurred since 2015. And as of May 2020, the concentration of carbon dioxide in our atmosphere is the highest it has been in human history. Emissions and temperatures continue to rise with no signs of slowing.

And while it is true that large corporations and the wealthy are responsible for the vast majority of emissions, we all have our own carbon footprint. Choices on an individual and business level still matter—and not only because it’s the ethical thing to do.

Debris-clearing practices along South Surrey rail line concern SFN, naturist club

Debris-clearing practices along South Surrey rail line concern SFN, naturist club

‘Discussion needed’ regarding sensitive areas along Crescent Beach railway: SFN chief

BNSF’s practices for removing debris following landslides along its waterfront line through South Surrey and White Rock are raising concerns for residents as well as the Semiahmoo First Nation.

Following word that debris removal is encroaching on the foreshore, Chief Harley Chappell said this week he wants to connect with BNSF to learn more about how the company deals with such debris and the reasoning that results, at times, in mud, trees, boulders and even garbage on the beach.

Nudist park residents help stop wildfire from spreading and burning down trailer
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Nudist park residents help stop wildfire from spreading and burning down trailer

[scf-post-title output=”strong”] A group of residents at a nudist park in Tennessee helped to contain a brush fire on Wednesday which threatened to burn down a trailer and a power pole, according to reports. The fire started at around 1:15 p.m. in Rutherford County near the intersection of Bradyville Pike and Gum Puckett Road, WSMV

Go naked: save the planet
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Go naked: save the planet

[scf-post-title output=”strong”] Could nudity save the world from eco disaster? Naturists are urging us to shed our clothes and save the world from eco disaster. ‘Go naked: save the planet’ is the message from groups like Econudes.org, who claim living a naturist lifestyle could be the best way to live a more eco-friendly lifestyle. In…

Naked Hiking: Why To Do It & How To Do It
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Naked Hiking: Why To Do It & How To Do It

[scf-post-title output=”strong”] There is nothing more freeing than being out in nature. Except, perhaps, being out in nature…completely naked? This somewhat niche activity encourages hikers to shed their skivvies and experience nature in its purest form, unrestricted by the burden of clothing and peer judgement. What’s more, it has its own informal holiday to celebrate…

Nudists, township start rezoning appeal battle
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Nudists, township start rezoning appeal battle

Nudists, township start rezoning appeal battle

The two sides in a rezoning dispute for a nude campground faced off in a preliminary hearing

Four Cornwall beaches named among the cleanest and safest in the UK

Four Cornwall beaches named among the cleanest and safest in the UK

[scf-post-title output=”strong”] Blue Flags, Seaside Awards, and water quality ratings have all been taken into account A list of the UK’s cleanest and safest beaches has been compiled by Ann’s Cottage surf shop. Four Cornish beaches have been named among the top 11; Porthtowan, Porthmeor, Carbis Bay, and Widemouth Sand. The research has taken several…

Cornwall’s Blue Flag or Seaside Award beaches 2019 are named

Cornwall’s Blue Flag or Seaside Award beaches 2019 are named

[scf-post-title output=”strong”] Cornwall has more Blue Flag and Seaside Awards than any other region in the UK More than a dozen beaches in Cornwall have been awarded for being among the cleanest and safest in the UK. The 14 Cornwall beaches to have achieved either world-renowned Blue Flag or Seaside Award status – or both…