Environmental engagement projects receive COVID-19 funding awards

Home News, Events & Publications News NERC news Environmental engagement projects receive COVID-19 funding awards Five innovative public engagement projects to tackle challenges caused by COVID-19 have received funding from the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC). The projects have received up to £10,000 each and will help to understand, address and mitigate the impact of […]

How to socialize in a pandemic

In early March, when most Americans began social distancing, the hope was that life would get back to normal after just a few weeks. It’s become clear now that some distancing will be needed for many more months, or even years, to keep the coronavirus at bay. But quarantine fatigue is real. Abstaining from all […]

DIY Dandelion Oil for Sore Muscles and Stiff Joints

DIY Dandelion Oil for Sore Muscles and Stiff Joints

This DIY dandelion oil is excellent for relieving joint pain and sore muscles. It is fun and simple to make and works well as a pain-relieving massage oil. Year after year I watch dandelions bloom in my front yard. In the spring, beautiful yellow flowers pop up in April. This year I wanted to harvest […]

Simple Delicious Buttermilk Ranch Dressing Recipe

Simple Delicious Buttermilk Ranch Dressing Recipe

This buttermilk ranch dressing is delicious, versatile, and easy to make. I promise it is better than anything in the store, and you know what went into it! Buttermilk Ranch Dressing is Versatile Ranch dressing is so versatile! It makes a great dipping sauce for buffalo chicken wings. Pizza and breadsticks are perfect for dunking […]

A Comprehensive List of Mosquito Repellent Plants

A Comprehensive List of Mosquito Repellent Plants

We have no screens around our porch so we use mosquito repellent plants to keep those pesky insects away. Here is a list of 25 plants that repel mosquitoes! If you ask any of my friends, they’ll tell you that I practically live outside on my deck. From coffee to meals to just sitting in […]