What are the top ten environmental problems facing the world today? A recent scientific paper published in Nature attempted to answer this question, with a twist. The Earth has spent roughly the last 12,000 years in a...
We need to start becoming concerned with the environment. Even in small and simple ways, we can actually start making an impact and help save the environment.
There can be little doubt that life on Earth is under threat today, and that includes human life too. But what exactly are these threats? And just how great are they? Should we fear global war more than man-made...
Earth is a wonderful planet which has given birth to many living beings and organisms. Love and care is a special gift to most of the living creatures here, especially when it comes to mother's care and affection....
Rafflesia is the world’s largest flower which belongs to the genus of parasitic flowering plants. Rafflesia is the official state flower of Indonesia, the Sabah state in Malaysia, and also for the...
If you’re anything like me you have been watching the news reports of Japan and the failing nuclear power plants closely. Firstly my heart goes out to everyone that has been affected by the earthquake and tsunami...
We often feel powerless when we see the changes happening in our climate and environment. The problem seems so daunting, if only 'they' could fix it. truthfully though, some of 'them' are us.
A Phase I Environmental Site Assessment (Phase I ESA) is the initial step in the environmental due diligence process when buying a commercial or industrial property. Learn more about Phase I ESAs.
Floods in the UK are more common than you may think. The floodplains of the UK are extensive and the demand for housing has led to some poor location choices. Many parts of the UK flood often.
A determination of a proper detention basin size will be for a proposed five acre site in order to prevent flooding from foreseeable environmental concerns from a 25 year storm.
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