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Residents can make rain barrels at Spanish Fort workshop

Mobile, Ala.) - Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant, in partnership with the Coastal Alabama Clean Water Partnership and the Alabama Cooperative Extension System, will hold a rain barrel workshop from 10 a.m.-noon on Saturday, Sept. 29, at Spanish Fort...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Sep 13, 2012

Zeke’s Landing Marina pioneers fish recycling program

(ORANGE BEACH, Ala.) -- Zeke’s Landing Marina, the first Clean Marina in Alabama, and Protein Products, Inc. (PPI), a leader in servicing premier pet food companies, have created a way to keep fish carcasses from being taken to landfills.

A newly...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Jul 16, 2012

Residents can make rain barrels at Fairhope workshop


The Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium, in partnership with the Coastal Alabama Clean Water Partnership and the City of Fairhope, will hold a rain barrel workshop from 10 a.m.-noon on Friday, July 20, at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 545 South...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Jul 12, 2012

Facts and Fishin’ Workshop to focus on customer service, science

Free event available to members of Alabama’s charter industry

(GULF SHORES AND ORANGE BEACH, Ala.) – Charter captains and deckhands along Alabama’s Gulf Coast will have the opportunity to participate in the informational workshop Facts and Fishin’....

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Feb 08, 2012

Seashore experience to focus on marine debris

“Debris Free Seas: Small Steps, Huge Impact” will be the next family educational experience offered as part of the Explore a Seashore series through The University of Southern Mississippi Gulf Coast Research Laboratory and the Mississippi-Alabama...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Feb 02, 2012