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BEST Urges Community To Protect The Ocean

The Bermuda Environmental Sustainability Taskforce [BEST] has launched a campaign which urges the community to protect the ocean by reducing carbon footprint, flying less, eating less meat, supporting renewable energy, buying only local or imported fish that is sustainably sourced, and avoiding […]

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March 25: Eco Lunch & Learn Presentation

The Bermuda Environmental Sustainability Taskforce [BEST] and the Bermuda College will host the third in their Eco Lunch & Learn series presentation on Thursday [March 25] from 1.00pm to 2.00pm. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Environmental Sustainability Taskforce [BEST] and the Bermuda College are […]

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Cancer and the environment talk to be held this week

A cancer specialist is to deliver a free online talk on the environment and cancer this week. Chris Fosker, a cancer specialist, will give the presentation and take questions from the public on Thursday. Dr Fosker will review ways the […]

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St George’s solar proposal criticised for greenfield site plan

A proposal to erect a solar farm in St George’s has got mixed reviews from environmental groups because of its plan to use of undeveloped land. The planning application, submitted to the Department of Planning earlier this month, proposed a […]

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Plummeting sperm counts, shrinking penises: toxic chemicals threaten humanity

The Guardian, by Erin Brockovich The end of humankind? It may be coming sooner than we think, thanks to hormone-disrupting chemicals that are decimating fertility at an alarming rate around the globe. A new book called Countdown, by Shanna Swan, […]

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BEST praises moves to ban single use plastics

Government plans to eliminate single-use plastics have been applauded by an environmental campaign group. The Bermuda Environmental Sustainability Taskforce (BEST) said it welcomed the move and called for urgent action on the issue. Last week Walter Roban, the Minister of […]

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BEST Applauds Minister Roban’s Statement

The Bermuda Environmental Sustainability Taskforce said they applaud Minister of Home Affairs Walter Roban’s statement regarding the elimination of single-use plastics in Bermuda. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Environmental Sustainability Taskforce [BEST] applauds the Minister of Home Affairs, The Hon. Walter Roban’s statement in […]

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March presentation: Cancer and our Environment

When: 1 TO 2PM, March 25, 2021

Where: BERMUDA COLLEGE

Here are the links to the presentation: YouTube – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8eJqYWE2Y10 FaceBook – http://bit.ly/2OPFIwO

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Join our virtual presentation: Sustainability, it’s about Balance

When: 1:00pm to 2:00pm, February 25, 2021

Where: BERMUDA COLLEGE

To view this presentation please click on either of the links below. YouTube & Facebook are the same link: StreamYard – https://streamyard.com/k4qyrvqd59 YouTube – https://youtu.be/8SXXB7T4nGE

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A Virtual Celebration: The 70th Anniversary of the Rediscovery of the Cahow

When: 1 TO 2PM, January 28, 2021

Where: BERMUDA COLLEGE

To view the presentation, please click here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JyBmKKblRw4&feature=youtu.be

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