by Teresa Coppens | Jan 28, 2023 | Environment and Conservation
There are several ways you can attract birds and animals to your backyard garden. This article explores some of the best ways to do this. *Note there are Amazon links in this article. If you click I might make a small commission but always at no cost to you.
by Teresa Coppens | Apr 30, 2022 | Encouraging ScienceInside: How to encourage a young person who’s passionate about science is not always easy. But it is well worth the effort if your child shows a love for science. It’s never too early or too late to stoke that passion for asking questions. There are...
by Teresa Coppens | Mar 28, 2022 | Science Resources
There are many benefits of homeschooling your child even in more difficult subjects like science. There are many opportunities for your child to direct their own learning, many materials are found at home or are easy to access. Even if more depth is required, there are lots of on-line and subscription services available for hands-on science learning. *There are affiliate links in this post but always at no cost to you.
by Teresa Coppens | Mar 19, 2022 | Environment and Conservation
Misconceptions about gardening abound. Having the perfect garden takes work but it is best not to go overboard even with the good stuff. Research what your plants need and be careful about old wives tales. *There are Amazon affiliate links at the end of this post. If you click and buy I might make a small commission but at no cost to you.
by Teresa Coppens | Mar 10, 2022 | Environment and Conservation
Ecologists must find ways to reduce the impact of roads on wildlife. There are tools both simple and cost effective as well as more complex and expensive ones where appropriate. Incorporating these tools into municipal road development are essential for the sake of biodiversity as well as for the safety of road travellers.
by Teresa Coppens | Feb 22, 2022 | Environment and Conservation
How roads impact wildlife is a growing concern of many municipalities and is the main focus of road ecology. All roads change the environment in some way and most of these changes are bad news for the local wildlife.
by Teresa Coppens | Feb 10, 2022 | Environment and Conservation
A good road ecology definition looks at both how roads affect the environment and how they impact wildlife in particular. Two questions about road ecology are important. What effects do roads have on ecological processes that help wildlife thrive. What effects do roads have on wildlife populations?
by Teresa Coppens | Jan 21, 2022 | Environment and Conservation
There are many changes you can make to keep your house more green. Try a few of the ideas below. You’ll feel better about helping the environment and you’ll save some cash at the same time. *Note, there are affiliate links in this post. If you click I might make a small commission but always at no cost to you.
by Teresa Coppens | Jan 10, 2022 | Environment and Conservation
You need to bring nature into your life. Regardless of where you live, there are ways to spend more time in or with nature. All it takes is a little ingenuity and effort.
Adding more nature into your life can soothe your soul! *There are affiliate links in this post. If you click I might make a small commission but at no cost to you.
by Teresa Coppens | Jan 2, 2022 | Science Creativity, Scientific MethodInside: Inspiration for science innovation can be found in many places. Historical figures, ancient inventions, nature and needing to overcome life challenging obstacles are all places where inspiration for science innovation can be found. Applying the scientific...