The European Environment Agency (EEA) has compiled a list of projects on biodiversity monitoring across Europe that use citizen science. This followed an Eionet consultation involving the by then 32 member and 7 cooperating countries of the EEA. Here you will find background information on biodiversity monitoring through citizen science as well as the list of projects.
Copenhagen, 2 July 2011. Up to 150 mm of rainfall in two hours – a city record since measurements began in the mid-1800s. Homes destroyed. Citizens and emergency services struggled to cope. This is ...
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Mulch your plants – indoors and outdoors.
It will keep weeds away; protect the plants by keeping the soil cool; decrease evaporation and reduce soil compaction. Be creative and use materials like: pebbles, bark chippings, gravel, cocoa shells, decorative pine cones, marbles, broken crockery, grass clippings or leaf mould. But avoid mulching too close to the stems to avoid the plant rotting in winter.
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