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Tourism businesses assess disaster readiness

Does your business depend on tourists? If so, do you know how quickly you could get your business up and running if a disaster strikes during your busy season? On January 19, 2017, 15 owners and key management personnel from eight tourism-dependent...

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By: Chandra Wright / Published: Mar 02, 2017

The scale and consequences of plastic pollution

On the heels of the tons of trash collected at this year’s coastal cleanup events, I would like to discuss plastic pollution. This type of pollution is something that we are all too familiar with. It is hard to find a roadway or waterway that...

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By: Eric Sparks / Published: Dec 08, 2016