By Jill Roberts
Martin County – Landscapers engage in a little friendly competition to learn and practice water conservation, plant selection, fertilizer appllication and spill clean-up.
By A Treasure Coast essay by Paul Janensch
By Treasure Coast Happenings with Drew Mello
Fort Pierce, FL – This week on Treasure Coast Happenings, Drew Mello talks with Erik Martin, chairman of the Environmental Studies Council.
The council will be having a "Fishnic" on Saturday, April 30th at Flagler Park in Stuart to benefit the Environmental Studies Center in Jensen Beach.
For more information visit: www.escmc.org
By Janie Gould
Fort Pierce, FL – Frank Macner, a financial consulant, joined when he was 54 and served in Ukraine and Slovakia after the fall of the Soviet Union.
Ft. Pierce – We vist the jetty beach in Ft. Pierce for an update on restoration efforts there.
Fort Pierce, FL – This week on Treasure Coast Happenings, Drew Mello talks with Kim Waser, with the Florida Oceanographic Society in Stuart.
The society's mission is to inspire environmental stewardship of Florida's coastal ecosystems through education and research.
They'll be celebrating Earth Day on Saturday, April 30th at the society's coastal center on Hutchinson Island in Stuart.
For more information visit: www.floridaocean.org
St. Lucie County – NRC officials give the St. Lucie Nuclear Power Plant good safety ratings. They also field questions from the public on nuclear safety. Find out more about nuclear energy at nrc.gov
Stuart – Artist Horst Mueller creates paintings which appeal to more than the eye. Visit Mueller's web site by clicking here
Vero Beach – After newly minted college graduate Bunny Frey joined the Peace Corps in 1962, her widowed mother, Milly Hendrick, followed suit.