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How Sea Oats Make Beautiful Beaches Possible

With their deep roots, sea oats protect sand dunes and the beaches we enjoy
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As enchanting as coastal sea oats look, their golden tassels dancing in the ocean breeze from Florida’s Panhandle to North Carolina’s Outer Banks, what lies hidden beneath the sand is even more magical.

The roots of this dainty-looking grass extend as deep as 5 feet below the surface, and literally anchor the dunes in place.

For the fragile barrier islands, sea oats are the first line of defense.

JetBlue Provides $60,000 in “GreenUp" Grants to Four Eco-Focused Nonprofits

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JetBlue recently wrapped its annual environment-focused campaign which took place during Earth Month. Throughout April, JetBlue provided opportunities for its customers, crewmembers and community to donate, volunteer and engage with nonprofits working to preserve the environment.

Purina: Committed to a Healthy Future for People and Pets

Pet care company makes significant reductions in water usage, greenhouse gas emissions and waste
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ST. LOUIS, April 20, 2018 /3BL Media/ -- Earth Day challenges individuals and organizations in the U.S. and around the world to think about what they can do to protect and improve the planet. Nestlé Purina, a leader in pet care, is investing in innovative ways to reduce its environmental impact, helping to ensure a healthy future for pets and the people who love them – today and in the future.

JetBlue Launches ‘GreenUp™’ Campaign in Celebration of Earth Month

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During Earth Month, Customers Can Vote For Select Eco-Focused Nonprofits to Receive ‘GreenUp’ Grants

Throughout April, JetBlue Crewmembers and Customers Will Volunteer and Support a Variety of Environmental Causes and Initiatives in the Airline’s Six Focus Cities Including Revitalization Projects in Puerto Rico

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During Earth Month, Customers Can Vote For Select Eco-Focused Nonprofits to Receive ‘GreenUp’ Grants

Throughout April, JetBlue Crewmembers and Customers Will Volunteer and Support a Variety of Environmental Causes and Initiatives in the Airline’s Six Focus Cities Including Revitalization Projects in Puerto Rico

The Häagen-Dazs® Brand Celebrates 10th Anniversary of Honey Bee Support

New flavor raises awareness, virtual reality experience educates consumers and new pollinator habitat provides year-long home for millions of bees
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OAKLAND, Calif., April 2, 2018 /3BL Media/ - Bees are critical to one-third of the world’s crops, including ingredients that are used in more than one-third of HÄAGEN-DAZS ice cream flavors such as Vanilla Swiss Almond, Strawberry and Rocky Road. However, bees are being threatened at a staggering rate as an estimated one-third of honey bee colonies were lost between April 2016 and March 2017.

JetBlue and The New York Botanical Garden Start an Environmental Consortium Focusing on Conservation in the Caribbean

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As the official airline partner and a founding member of this Caribbean consortium, JetBlue furthers its mission to balance conservation and commerce

Caribbean consortium kicks off with a ‘Spotlight on Cuba’

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As the official airline partner and a founding member of this Caribbean consortium, JetBlue furthers its mission to balance conservation and commerce

Caribbean consortium kicks off with a ‘Spotlight on Cuba’

Peacocks, Vipers and Honey Bees Star in GM’s 2018 Wildlife Habitat Calendar

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Nearly 300 photos of flora and fauna taken by General Motors employees around the globe were submitted for the company’s annual Wildlife Habitat Calendar contest. The program highlights the plants and animals that call GM’s industry-leading 71 Wildlife Habitat Council certified sites home.

This year’s winning photos are:

Building an Economy That Works for Everyone

By Betsy Biemann, CEO and Keith Bisson President, Coastal Enterprises, Inc.
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Last year, as Coastal Enterprises, Inc. (CEI) conducted a strategic review as part of its leadership transition, we found ourselves asking the same questions that were being asked across the country, on both sides of the political aisle. At the heart of those questions was the recognition that our economy is not working for everyone. And a major takeaway was that rural regions, gateway cities, and the people who live there were being left behind.

Nat Geo WILD Launches Eighth Annual Big Cat Week With Pushes to Mark the Cheetah as Endangered

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On December 10, Nat Geo WILD kicked off its eighth annual Big Cat Week with a week-long programming lineup of stunning and touching specials documenting the lives and plights of big cats around the world.

Sustainability (and Dinosaurs) Come to Life Every Day at VMware Costa Rica

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Gleaming in a soft bluish light, the Tyrannosaurus Rex greets visitors with something close to a smile. Made entirely of recycled materials, including flattened plastic cups, it stands as a testament to ingenuity, creativity and a generous heap of good humor.

In the 500+ person San Jose office of VMware Costa Rica, sustainability comes to life every day in ways large and small, from an artful dinosaur created during a hands-on reuse workshop to teams of employees purchasing and planting trees to help reforest nearby lands.

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