All posts by: H.a.T

Don’t Ignore the Experts

in Eco & Green April 16, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has caused unimaginable devastation, human suffering and hardship.  It seems that the world (as we know it) has come to a standstill. It has transformed our entire way of life and has had an immediate impact on our home and work environments. Majority of countries are in some kind of lockdown. The aim: to control the spread […]

Sustainable Fishing

in Eco & Green November 21, 2019

Credit: National Geographic, WWF, SASSI Sustainable fishing guarantees there will be populations of ocean and freshwater wildlife for the future. Aquatic environments are home to countless species of fish and invertebrates, most of which are consumed as food. (Others are harvested for economic reasons, such as oysters that produce pearls used in jewellery.) Seafood is respected all over the world, in many diverse cultures, […]

World Fisheries Day

in Eco & Green November 21, 2019

Credit: 21 November 2019 World Fisheries day is celebrated every year on 21 November throughout the world by fishing communities. A recent United Nations study reported that more than two-thirds of the world’s fisheries have been overfished or are fully harvested and more than one third are in a state of decline because of factors […]

The Great Pacific Garbage Patch (GPGP)

in Plastic Polution June 5, 2019

Credit: National Geografic The Great Pacific Garbage Patch is a collection of marine debris in the North Pacific Ocean. Marine debris is litter that ends up in oceans, seas, and other large bodies of water. The Great Pacific Garbage Patch, also known as the Pacific trash vortex, spans waters from the West Coast of North America to Japan. The patch is actually comprised of the Western Garbage […]

Home Made Natural Weed Killer

in Home Made Recipes December 7, 2018

Looking for a natural alternative to herbicides, then this cocktail of vinegar, salt and liquid dish soap has all of the ingredients needed to quickly kill pesky weeds between paving bricks. The best part of this recipe is that these ingredients are normally available in most households. The acetic acid in the vinegar and the salt are both […]