Thursday, February 16, 2012

Ivy Gourd Invasion

Have you seen the boonies area around your home.  More than likely you'll see a blanket of vines covering them with white flowers and red fruits that resemble mini eggplants.  This is the Ivy gourd or Scarlet gourd.  This vine has been suffocating our native trees and plants and will soon drive them to extinction.  Watch and learn how to control this nasty pest in your home or area!

Friday, January 20, 2012

"Back Road":Battling Erosion and Runoff! click to listen

Building new roadways, parking lots, buildings, and other infrastructure have devastating impacts on our marine and terrestrial ecosystems!  Find out how two engineering companies on Saipan battle the effects of erosion and runoff while creating better roadways!

Monday, January 2, 2012

Make use of your waste and recycle it! click me

Every day, tons of trash go into our landfills and take up precious land space.  Cars, the chemicals we use in them, plastic, glass and paper are few of the many types of trash that go into our landfills that can should be recycled.  Find out how you can reduce, reuse, and recycle your everyday waste here!