"NatureScape for Native and Migratory Wildlife" will be the topic of a presentation by the NatureScape Broward team at a meeting of the Plantation Shade Brigade to be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday, June 23, at the Plantation Development Services Building, 401 N.W. 70 Terrace, Plantation.
The presentation will show residents ways to create and maintain a NatureScape yard that will improve green spaces for migrating song birds, save water and energy, and increase the urban tree canopy that contributes to the cooling and beautification of our urban environment.
Miami, FL ÃƒÆ’Ã‚Â¢ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â‚¬Å¡Ã‚Â¬ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…â€œ May 7, 2011 - Reggae Report, the award-winning reggae magazine, is launching a pledge campaign on Kickstarter.com to raise funds for the creation of its online Archive. Reggae Report publisher M. Peggy Quattro celebrates her 30 years by announcing the Kickstarter project. ÃƒÆ’Ã‚Â¢ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â‚¬Å¡Ã‚Â¬Ãƒâ€¦Ã¢â‚¬Å“Reggae Report is an important and valuable part of Reggae history,ÃƒÆ’Ã‚Â¢ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â‚¬Å¡Ã‚Â¬Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â says Quattro, ÃƒÆ’Ã‚Â¢ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â‚¬Å¡Ã‚Â¬Ãƒâ€¦Ã¢â‚¬Å“and Kickstarter is the perfect creative arts platform to make this Archive a reality.ÃƒÆ’Ã‚Â¢ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â‚¬Å¡Ã‚Â¬Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â
For those who pledge financial support, Quattro offers a range of incredible rewards! Backers can choose from a Founding Member Certificate, vintage t-shirts and posters, CDs or DVDs, exclusive Bob Marley art, VIP access to Bayside Rocks! 2011, or an action-packed Kingston trip for two with MPeggyQ for an inside look at ReggaeÃƒÆ’Ã‚Â¢ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â‚¬Å¡Ã‚Â¬ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â‚¬Å¾Ã‚Â¢s roots they will never forget! Many of these rewards are limited and exclusive to Reggae ReportÃƒÆ’Ã‚Â¢ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â‚¬Å¡Ã‚Â¬ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â‚¬Å¾Ã‚Â¢s 30-year collection, and everyone who pledges support will be listed as a Founding Member on the Archive website.
Recycle as much as possible. The CountyÃƒÆ’Ã†â€™Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â¢ÃƒÆ’Ã‚Â¢ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…Â¡Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â¬ÃƒÆ’Ã‚Â¢ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…Â¾Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â¢s single-stream recycling program offers a convenient way to manage extra holiday waste. The program accepts the following:
ÃƒÆ’Ã†â€™ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…Â¡ÃƒÆ’Ã¢â‚¬Å¡Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â· Glass, aluminum, steel and narrow-neck plastic food and beverage containers (e.g., soda, water, juice, milk, eggnog, and cider containers). Aluminum and plastic beverage containers can be flattened to save space in the cart.