Sustainability

Arboretum cleanup gets just one volunteer – plus reporters

matt_owczarz_shoreline02Arboretum Staff, Alumni and journalism students help clean up the environment around the Humber River. (Matthew Owczarz)

Matthew Owczarz

A low volunteer turnout didn’t stop Humber Arboretum’s shoreline cleanup after Journalism students covering the event pitched in to help save the day, and the environment.

Journalism students from Humber News and Humber Et Cetera joined Arboretum staff and a single volunteer to raise the number of participants to 10 on Wednesday.

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FIVE YEAR HUMBER SUSTAINABILITY PLAN TO REDUCE WASTE

humberThe 2014 – 2019 Sustainability plan focuses on reducing the impact of humans around campus. (Matthew Owczarz)

Matthew Owczarz

Earth has a limited amount of natural resources but people continue using non-renewable energy like there is no tomorrow, and at this rate experts believe there very well might not be.

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