Check out the article in Forbes this week about a program TerraCycle has started called Loop, that is trying to bring back the ‘milkman’ concept: refillable containers! Bravo! (Search for article called “Why Global Brands Are Backing This New Way to Recycle”)
The Task Force visits the wildlife rescue facilities at Sea World in San Diego to learn how oiled birds and sea mammals are cared for. Feeding sea turtles was definitely the highlight!
Loving the client appreciation! (WA Dept of Ecology) 💙
Veda brought science communication experts to this week’s Salish Sea Conference. NOAA’s Doug Helton, film-maker Mike Parfit, Coastal Training Program’s Cathy Angell and Scientist-turned-filmmaker Randy Olson hit it out of the park. It’s all in how you tell the story - visit veda to learn more.
Ocean plastic — what can you do about it Check out this video from Lonely Whale Foundation: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q91-23B8yCg&sns=em. (Photo: oceanpolicy.org)
Short tailed albatross the subject of a 2-day workshop that Veda facilitated for NOAA; exploring how to keep these beauties away from cables on fishing trawlers. Great work by government and Industry creating solutions!
Veda is acknowledged by AECOM for our work on Terminal 117 in Lower Duwamish River in Seattle. AECOM received an Award from the Port of Seattle for including small businesses on their team. 🥇
Taking a break from work on oil spill prevention in Honolulu. Annual Meeting of #OilSpillTF takes place this week.
Recycle those eclipse glasses! Astronomers w/out Borders. Mail to: Explore Scientific 621 Madison St Springdale, AR 72762 https://gizmodo.com/you-can-actually-do-something-good-with-those-eclipse-g-1798289914