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Island Green Living Group Seeks Leader

A St. John based non-profit promoting ecological approaches to island living is putting out a call for applicants to lead a series of new...

All Mulch from Vegetative Debris Fully Committed on St. John

St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands – Island Green Living Association, working in concert with the Department of Planning & Natural Resources and the Department...

Island Green Applauds USVI Legislature for Passing Ban the Burn Bill,...

St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands – Island Green Living Association commends the passage of a bill on Friday that will prevent the burning of more than...

A Burning Question: What to Do with Dead Wood?

To burn, or not to burn.  That is the question facing the territory regarding the immense piles of fallen trees and branches that are...

Ban the Burn in the U.S. Virgin Islands

St. John, USVI  – As the USVI picks up the pieces from the ravages of two back-to-back Category 5 hurricanes, Island Green Living Association urgently pleads...

Building for Resilience

Governor Kenneth Mapp’s announcement Monday of a new 18-member advisory group may not have sent pulses racing throughout the wider community, but it should,...

Letter to the Editor: Thanks to All Who Made the Summit...

Last month, Plastic-Free Island: St. John kicked off its first-ever Summit on St. John. Read the July 28 Tradewinds' article here. Across 2 and a 1/2...

Beach Plastic Recycling Program Comes to the VI

Commissioner Dawn L. Henry Esq., of the Department of Planning and Natural Resources is pleased to announce the unveiling of the Beach Plastic Recycling...

Plastic-Free July Month Targets Higher Awareness of Single-Use Plastic Harm

A month-long series of public awareness activities, all aimed at highlighting the damage caused by single-use disposable plastics and making positive change toward plastic-free...

“No Straw, Please” Social Media Campaign and Competition Officially Launched

500 million. This is the number of plastic straws the US uses every single day. Quick arithmetic will tell you that is roughly 180 billion...

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