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Kaċċa fid-Dwejra

submitted by Gozo College Rabat Primary : EkoSkola Committee  for 7-10
dissemination(s): Noticeboards, other, school magazine
filed under Photos

Wara li l-iskola tgħallimt dwar pjanti endemici u indiġeni ta’ Malta, ridt immur mixja fid-Dwejra biex nara ftit mil-pjanti li semmejna, speċjalment is-Sempreviva ta’ Għawdex li tikber fil-blat hemmek. Ħadt gost li għaraft is-Sempreviva, il-Ġiżi ta’ Malta u t-Tengħud tax-Xagħri imma sibna ukoll pjanti aljeni li qed jagħmlu ħafna ħsara u anke hafna kmamar żgħar li jintużaw mill-kaċċaturi biex flok jilqgħu l-għasafar għajjiena li jieqfu jistrieħu Għawdex meta jkunu jpassu jisparawlhom biex iżiduhom mal-kollezzjoni tagħhom ta’ għasafar ibbalzmati. Dan għaliex??

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Taking the initiative…for the environment!

submitted by Cospicua St Margaret College Boys' Secondary Verdala : Kurt Micallef, Lenard Camilleri  for 15-18
dissemination(s): Annual School Exhibition, other, school magazine, website
filed under Articles

Other students might say that they have been lucky to go on a foreign exchange to Poland but what they do not know is the hard work and initiatives the duo Kurt and Lenard have taken throughout these four years while at secondary school….all in the name of the environment.

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Organic Waste – Being part of a pilot project

submitted by St. Francis Primary School Cospicua : EkoSkola Committee  for 7-10
dissemination(s): other, school media, website, youtube
filed under Video Clips

The objectives behind this project is to reduce the size of the black bag, make better use of landfill availability, reduce bio waste landfilling, and avoiding Green House Gas emissions to then increase Renewable Energy generation from Bio Waste. All the community of our school is taking part in this project and we are changing our waste disposal routine by separating: 1) Food Waste – Cooked & Raw, Fish & Shellfish, Bread & Pasta, Tea bags & grinded coffee. 2) Food Preparation Waste – Fruit & Vegetable peels, Egg shells, 3) Paper/Napkins/Newspapers contaminated with Food Waste 4) Leaves & Flowers To be able to do this Wasteserv Malta gave us organic bags which were given to us by the Head of School and the members of EkoSkola committee. We are doing our best to make this project a success.

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My Footprint Counts

submitted by Cospicua St Margaret College Boys' Secondary Verdala : Blake Vassallo, Islam Nessim, Jerome Gatt, Kyle Dalli, Negai Galea Conti, Neville Coleiro, Sven Gatt  for 11-14
dissemination(s): Blog, Facebook, other, School Exhibition, school magazine, website
filed under Articles

The Students’ Council of St Margaret College, Verdala, made the environment one of its priorities this year. In fact they’ve been the main driving force behind the school’s eTwinning project ‘My Footprint Counts’ and have collaborated with schools in Poland, Portugal and Georgia to raise awareness of the Carbon Footprint of our daily choices. The aim was that the school ends the year with a better awareness of the environmental impact of everyday actions, because it was felt many teenagers don’t really appreciate their environmental responsibility.

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Water Quiz

submitted by Mater Boni Consilii St. Joseph Paola : Haley Cassar  for 11-14
dissemination(s): Eco School Noticeboard, other, school media, website
filed under Articles

This article was written to report what happened during the Water Quiz that was organised by HSBC Catch the Drop Campaign that occurred on the 15th of March 2016.

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